• Short Summary

    Paris celebrates 800 years of Notre Dame Cathedral.

  • Description

    Paris, France.

    GV. The twin towers of Notre Dame. GV. Notre Dame. LV. Zoom in stained glass rose window. LV. Zoom back, stained glass rose window from inside of the cathedral. LV. The organ. GV. The choir singing.

    Old Picture of Notre Dame on the island. CU. Old picture of Notre Dame. Old prints of Paris, Henry IV, interior of Notre Dame featuring coronation of Napoleon I, Napoleon's carriage arriving outside cathedral for coronation, the coronation inside cathedral, picture of Notre Dame.

    GV. Marshall Foch arrives outside Notre Dame for Thanksgiving service for victory in the World War I. SV. Marshal Foch.

    GV. & LV. Crowds outside Notre Dame during World War II. SV. Premier Daladier leaving the cathedral. LV. Paul Reynaud leaving. GV. German troops marching past the Arc de Triomphe. CU. German officer taking the salute. GV. Elevated pan, troops marching down the Champs Elysees. GV. Snipers shooting from windows. LV. Crowds laying in roads. GV. People running for cover. GV. Crowds marching through Paris streets celebrating liberation. CU. General Charles de Gaulle.

    GV. Notre Dame. GV. Interior, Notre Dame. SV. The wedding of Princess Bourbon-Parma. LV. & CU. Pan, stonework being cleaned. CU. Face of statue being brushed. GV. Pan, interior, roof of the cathedral. LV. Rose window. GV. Choir singing. GV. Exterior, floodlit Notre Dame.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:45:00 / 01:57:05:00

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