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  • Short Summary

    French President de Gaulle receives great welcome in New York.

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    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Plane lands at New York airport. French President Charles de Gaulle and wife leaving the plane and are greeted by the dignitaries. They shake hands with several people and walk to their car, crowd waving flags. Tricolour and stars and stripes flying from windows of the Manhattan buildings with ticker tape falling all around. Pan down to show motorcade moving along street. LS. Motorcade along street with ticker tape falling. LS. Motorcade along street. GV. Panning show over crowd, showing ticker tape falling. LS. Pan from motorcade to crowds. LS. Pan from ticker tape falling to motorcade along street. GV. Skyscraper. LS. As car passes camera, carrying French President Charles de Gaulle standing up waving to crowds. MS. Section of crowd behind barrier. LS. & MS. Showing motorcade with Charles de Gaulle standing up in car. MS. Section of crowd behind barrier. LS. & MS. Mme de Gaulle accompanied by other women walks past camera. MS. Section of crowd waving flags. Shots showing military parade ready for inspection by de Gaulle. LS. French and American Army dignitaries lined up on steps watching. LS. President de Gaulle and wife talking with civic dignitaries, shots of the crowd waving.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 25/04/1960.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:34:00 / 01:16:18:00
    UN 3335 F

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