Stars and starlets on beach at Cannes + awards ceremony for film festival.
Unissued / unused material.
Cannes Film Festival, South of France.
LS bay and beach. Various shots glamorous young people sunbathing on sand (starlets?). Various shots people walking at the Cannes Croisette, including film star Charles Boyer and film star Michele Morgan. Martine Carol coming down steps from aircraft. French film actor Yves Montands and film star Gina Lollobrigida walking past "Les Beaux Arts" gallery.
Artist Jean-Gabriel Domergue painting portrait of model. LS Begum Aga Khan's swimming pool with various people standing on side. CU Gina Lollobrigida talking to Begum. CU Gina. CU artist Bernard Buffet swimming in pool.
LS bay and beach with crowds watching beauty contest - "Miss Festival 1958". Starlets parading in bikinis. CU people seated round table. CU starlet with parrot perched on her head. LS starlet standing in ornamental rock garden beside statue of an animal. CU starlet in bikini, her top falls over - she gasps and holds her hand up.
LS flags of different nations flying from the rooftop. Elevated shot crowds of people gathered to hear Marcel Achard, President of Festival Jury, announcing result of the festival. Crowds of people behind fence. Flags. CU Marcel Achard announcing result. CU as winner of first prize (Soviet Film Production) with Achard. MS audience applauding. LS stars lined up on stage.
Date on dope sheet is 19/05/1958.