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    Full title reads: "Paris. Tshombe Appeals To France".

    Paris, France. Story follows the problems following fighting in the Belgian Congo.

    SV Mr Tshombe, Prime Minister of the Congo coming down gangway from aircraft at Le Bourget Airport. SV Pan. Mr Tshombe walks towards lounge. LV Int. Tshombe talking to press.

    Intertitle reads: "Belgium".

    GV The Melsbroech Airport at night. LV Refugees coming down the aircraft have blankets thrown over their shoulders at bottom of steps. CU Woman talking to press. LV Nuns come off aircraft. GV More refugees coming from another plane during the day. Pan to a small child walking along with blanket wrapped round.

    SV King Baudouin of Belgium and Queen Fabiola shaking hands with refugees. SV People watching. SV King and Queen greet refugees. GV More refugees walk towards camera. Pan with one man looking very happy waving to crowd. SV Pan two nuns being comforted by friends. SV People watching in lounge. CU Queen Fabiola sitting with baby on her lap. The baby's mother was killed in the Congo. SV ditto. The King is talking to the baby's father. CU The Queen with the baby.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/12/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    54850
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1775.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:25:00 / 01:48:49:00
    Canister:
    64/98
    Sort Number:
    64/098
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    African material, 1950-70 Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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