• Short Summary

    THE PRESIDENTIAL ELYSEE PALACE IN PARIS WAS TODAY (SATURDAY) THE SCENE OF A TOTALLY NON-POLITICAL EVENT - A MOTHERS' DAY RECEPTION GIVEN BY INTERIM PRESIDENT ALAIN POHER AND MME.

  • Description

    1.
    GV EXT. ELYSEE
    0.03

    2.
    SV MOTHERS & FATHERS ARRIVE
    0.06

    3.
    SV MOTHERS & FATHERS ENTER PALACE (2 SHOTS)
    0.16

    4.
    GV INT. M. & MME. POHER ARRIVE
    0.21

    5.
    SV MLLE. DIENESH MAKES SPEECH PAN TO POHER & WIFE
    0.27

    6.
    GV GROUP OF MOTHERS & FATHERS LISTEN
    0.30

    7.
    SV POHER REPLIES
    0.34

    8.
    SV MOTHERS & FATHERS LISTEN
    0.37

    9.
    SV POHER WALKS OVER & MAKES AWARDS (4 SHOTS)
    1.01

    10.
    SV POHER TALKS TO OLD LADY (2 SHOTS)
    1.07

    11.
    SV PRESSMEN OUTSIDE
    1.09

    12.
    SV MOTHERS & FATHERS POSE FOR PHOTOS ON STEPS OF PALACE
    1.15

    13.
    CU MEDAL ON WOMAN'S COAT
    1.22

    14.
    GV GROUP ON STEPS
    1.25



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE PRESIDENTIAL ELYSEE PALACE IN PARIS WAS TODAY (SATURDAY) THE SCENE OF A TOTALLY NON-POLITICAL EVENT - A MOTHERS' DAY RECEPTION GIVEN BY INTERIM PRESIDENT ALAIN POHER AND MME. POHER FOR A LARGE GROUP OF FRENCH MOTHERS WHO HAVE HAD MORE THAN TEN CHILDREN. THE PRESIDENT GAVE COMMEMORATIVE MEDALS TO THE MOTHERS AND SPOKE TO THE GROUP OF PARENTS.

    THE RECEPTION WAS HELD IN THE ELYSEE'S "SALLE DU THEATRE" (THEATRE, SALON), MORE COMMONLY USED FOR PRESIDENTIAL PRESS CONFERENCES. MOTHERS' DAY IS NOT ACTUALLY UNTIL TOMORROW SUNDAY, - JUNE 1ST BUT TOMORROW IS ALSO FRANCE'S ELECTION DAY, IN WHICH M. POHER IS ONE OF THE TWO FRONT-RUNNING CANDIDATES.

    AFTER THE INVITED MOTHERS AND FATHERS HAD GATHERED AT THE ELYSEE, THEY WERE JOINED BY M. & MME. POHER. THE GATHERING FIRST HEARD FROM MLLE DIENESH, SECRETARY OF STATE FOR SOCIAL AFFAIRS.

    THEN POHER SPOKE TO THE PARENTS BEFORE GIVING COMMEMORATIVE MEDALS ALL THE "MERITORIOUS MOTHERS". AFTER THE RECEPTION, THE GROUPS OF PARENTS POSED FOR CAMERAMEN ON THE STEPS OF THE ELYSEE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2BT61SMGVFS8017X3G3OOR83N
    Media URN:
    VLVA2BT61SMGVFS8017X3G3OOR83N
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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