Some excellent footage from French centre for academics in Paris
GV. Exterior of entrance to University of Paris. MS. Student entering. CU. Plaque over entrance. VS. Exterior of the University and showing famous bust of past pupils. MV. Pan along bookshelves of the old historical books that the university has in its possession. CU. Some of the pages in the books written in foreign languages. CU. Roll of Honour list on wall in the school. VS. Montage on film of past famous pupils of the university, inc. Edouard Herriot, Leon Blum, Andre Francios Consiel, Jean-Paul Sartre and Georges Pompidou. GV. Exterior showing the newer parts of the University and the older Ecole Normale Superieure. VS. Students receiving instruction in old science lab. MS. Man sitting at desk talking about the university, S.O.F. VS. Another class in progress MS. Group of men looking at model of new part of university. VS. In more modern library section. VS. In more modern science laboratory and students studying biology. VS. At the radio astronomy centre of the University which is at Nancy. VS. On roof of university two students playing tennis. MS. Group of student musicians having jazz session in classroom. VS. Two students studying in their rooms. VS. another student sits on the roof over looking Paris to study. MS. Looking in to ornamental fountain in garden of the university. Excellent panning shot of the students at dining tables eating. GV. Exterior of Ecole Normale Superieure. (Comb.F.G.)
Note: Commentary is in French throughout.