• Short Summary

    Four day State Visit by President Coty of France to Holland.

  • Description

    Schipol Airport, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Holland. Dutch newsreel story.

    LS.Planes in sky, formation R.F. Various shots of French President René Coty and his wife being received at aerodrome by Queen Juliana of the Netherlands and her husband, Prince Bernhard. GVs. of procession through the streets of Amsterdam. Various shots, with royal family on balcony acknowledging crowd. Various shots of French President in state landau driving through crowds. Various shots, being received in Amsterdam by Burgomaster (speech in French by Burgomaster and President Coty). Various shots, received in Rotterdam, and entertained by the Burgomaster. Coty lays wreath at the National Monument. Inspecting model of the reconstruction of Maas Harbour. Various shots, President on royal yacht ("Piet Hein") touring Rotterdam harbours. Various shots, visiting Deaf & Dumb Institute. Various shots, the President and his wife with the Royal family at the Royal Palace where they give a doll in French regional costume to the princesses (informal shots). Various shots, Mr. and Mrs.Coty with the Dutch royalty, saying farewell and plane taking off. (F.G.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:47:00 / 01:48:59:00
    UN 2647 B

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