• Short Summary

    Berlin situation discussed in Hague - France celebrates Bastille Day.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "WESTERN UNITY MEETS SETBACK".

    Hague, Holland (Netherlands).

    Delegates sitting at table during the Hague conference with the main subject Berlin. Britain discusses the Berlin crisis with Benelux countries and France. Britain's Foreign Minister Ernest Bevin seated at table. Georges Bidault of France, seated opposite, other delegates seated. Angle shot of conference table. Bidault talking. Bevin listening. Close up shot of Mr Dupong, Premier of Luxembourg. Close up shot of Mr Paul Henri Spaak of Belgium. Angle shot, Bevin and his advisers. High angle shot of the conference table - right hand side.

    Paris, France - Bastille Parade. Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery and French Premier Robert Schumann walking towards camera. French troops marching in procession on Bastille Day. Side view, French soldiers marching in parade on Bastille Day. French planes roaring overhead - 24 planes flying in formation. French radar vehicle in parade. French tanks in procession. Vincent Auriol, French President watching parade. Close up shot, turret of tank with soldier standing in it. French tanks in parade. Crowd watching parade. Le Madeleine with two columns in parade converging in front of it. Crowd watching. Several shots of Schumann and Auriol standing on steps, watching parade. Two gendarmes standing outside deserted Ministry building. Towards, Schumann and another man leaving building.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:20:00 / 01:30:41:00

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