Stars and film workers at the Cannes Film Festival.
GV. Cannes overlooking harbour. SV. Exterior of floodlit Grand Hotel in Cannes at night. Large placards advertising the films - two shots. Ballet dancers on stage, performing. More shots of the ballet dancers performing. Audience watching. Several shots of the stars at microphone and audience watching - Errol Flynn, ballet dancer Serge Lifar, French actor Jean Pierre Aumont, Edward G. Robinson. MS. Eden-Roc on the promenade at Cannes, pan down to beach. LS. Eden-Roc from the sea. LS. Pan up from sea to Eden-Roc. Various shots of the stars arriving for gala night at festival - Simone Signoret. Various shots of guests at dining table during the dinner. Guests dancing. CU. Woman watching. Several shots of French singer Jean Sablon singing into microphone - no sound. SCU. Man at table applauding. More shots of the stars at tables. Colette Richard walks down steps to swimming pool - still evening party. She discards evening dress to reveal swimsuit beneath. Enters pool and starts swimming. Several shots of Colette Richard swimming. Various night shots of people water skiing at sea.
Date found in the old record 01/09/1949.