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    Material relating to newsreel story - "Algeria Crisis!" - 60/101.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Algeria Crisis!" - 60/101.

    M/S helicopters flying and landing. M/S Guard of Honour. M/S as French President Charles de Gaulle is met at airport in Algeria by officials. M/S people waving. L/S as he walks along past crowds. M/S as he makes speech. M/S people waving and cheering. M/S as he meets various people. M/S as he walks through streets and speaks to the people. M/S demonstrators holding up banners, they march through with French flags. L/S fights breaking out in the street, various shots as protesters run off. L/S explosions in street. M/S as a man throws grenade. M/S more explosions. L/S people on roof. M/S people chanting.

    Various shots as trucks filled with people drive past. M/S army riding through in trucks. L/S de Gaulle's car being escorted along country road. M/S of him meeting people, M/S protesters being held back. M/S of him at microphone making speech. M/S as he walks along and a man in front clears the way for him. M/S of him in crowd of people. M/S ransacked shops. L/S fire in town. Various shots of ransacked or burning buildings.

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:55:00 / 01:08:50:00
    60/101 L (Selected Originals)

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