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  • Short Summary

    The League of Nations in session in Geneva.

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    Geneva, Switzerland.

    Title: "The Problems of Peace. Allied Statesmen at League of Nation's most fateful Meeting - yet!"

    M/S of a group of statesmen coming out of narrow lane beside a large stone building (could be a train station). L/S of the same group walking along a platform. M/S of a group of statesmen coming down the steps of a large civic building leading to a large front door, they stop outside the doors and a press photographer arranges them for a photograph.

    Intertitle: "The League in Session".

    High angled L/S of a large court room, statesmen are taking their seats around the room. High angled M/S of a man speaking from behind a large desk on a platform in the centre of the court room, a row of statesmen listen from benches. High angled shot of the men on the benches, more men stand at the edge of the room, some taking notes. High angled L/S of the court room, in front of the platform with the desk on, rows of statesmen sit at tables covered with paperwork.

    L/S of the packed press gallery full of cameramen, press photographers and journalists. L/S of a man taking a seat at the platform, he shakes hands with several men as he makes his way to the desk. M/S of the man on the platform, he looks through a pile of papers on the desk, other men come onto the platform to talk to him.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:21:00 / 01:13:04:00
    G 1275

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