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  • Short Summary

    French leaders, Laval and Briand pay a historic visit to Berlin.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Germany. Towards World Peace! New Page in history opened as German voices cry in French, 'Long Live Peace'! - on arrival of M. Briand & M. Laval in Berlin, first official French visit since 1878!!"

    Berlin, Germany.

    Aristide Briand, French Foreign Minister and Pierre Laval, Prime Minister, arrive with others in Berlin. The waiting crowd is cheering for them. Some people shout in French - Long Live Peace.

    Pan across cheering crowd. Tilt up to Laval waving from balcony of hotel. More shots of crowd. Shot of Briand on balcony.

    Briand lays a wreath at the grave of Gustav Streseman, a former German Foreign Minister.

    Sound Copy in PM0709.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    869.04
    Media URN:
    12723
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:37:00 / 01:05:13:00
    Canister:
    31/79

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