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    Material relating to the newsreel story "France's Vital Poll" - 56/2

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "France's Vital Poll" 56/2

    An identical cut to the original item, pictures only without voice over or music. This version does not include the title scene.


    GV. French countryside (title super over). SCU. Peasants looking at elections poster stuck on wall. CU. Men sticking bills on walls. CU. Two peasants talking. CU. Peasants and two women, looking at poster. SCU.& CU. Men looking at posters on wooden wall. SCU. Dog and man walking into bar. Man turns round to person in peaked cap waving his hands. CU. Inside bar and man showing a leaflet to the assembly. SCU. Man with car giving papers to peasants outside house. CU. Man and woman with papers in their hands. SCU. Snow plough working and men digging. CU. Snow plough, pan to snow being shot out. GV. Cleared road with snow plough working in background. CU. Snow plough coming towards camera. SCU. People coming from hotel looking at posters on big board. CU. Men looking. CU. Poster saying 'Election on 2nd January'. GV. Night scene of polling station, people walking with skis. CU. People walking past camera with skis (2 shots). SCU. People leaning out of train waving and train leaving. GV. Huts with cars in front and people standing about. GV. Inside assembly hall, taken from platform, speaker in front of camera. SCU. Audience sitting down. CU. Men standing at back of audience (2 shots). GV. Audience shouting and waving their arms around. CU. Outside of crowd and police pushing people (2 shots). CU. Woman being carried with injured leg.

    (F.G.) (Orig.I.)

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:07:00 / 01:09:29:00
    56/2 I (Selected Originals)

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