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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of De Gaulle touring Canada.

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    Montreal, Canada.

    MS President Charles de Gaulle and crowd in Metro, (Berri de Montigny), towards. camera. MS Pres. de Gaulle accompanied by Mayor Drapeau and Mr. Lucien L'Allier, Montreal Transport Commission Chairman and General Manager. CS Pres. de Gaulle walking into train. Travelling Shot Interior Metro carriage along Place des Arts Station. MLS de Gaulle with Mr. L'Allier walking through Place des Arts Station. MCS de Gaulle, Drapeau and L'Allier in station.

    MCS Sign reading Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Place des Arts. MS H/A de Gaulle with Drapeau int. foyer of Place des Arts. MLS H/A Stage of Place des Arts. MLS H/A de Gaulle in stalls. MLS H/A Workmen on stage.

    Some kind of ceremony possibly the awarding of an honorary degree - could be a University. De Gaulle makes a speech. Crowd applaud.

    CS de Gaulle amongst crowd shaking hands. MS H/A de Gaulle entourage departing in cars. MS L/A Crowds towards camera. MS H/A Premier Johnson and Mrs. Johnson arriving at City Hall, Montreal. MS Pan L/R de Gaulle's car arriving. MS LA Crowd cheering. MS Pan L/R de Gaulle out of car. MS Crowd. MS LA Photographers watching. MS HA de Gaulle accompanied by Drapeau and Premier Johnson down City Hall steps into car. CS Girl with dark glasses looking. MS de Gaulle getting into car.

    LS Montreal International Airport, (Dorval). MLS de Gaulle arriving in car. LS Zoom Out entourage at airfield towards plane. MLS Crowds around plane. MS de Gaulle and Madame de Gaulle shaking hands with French pilots. MS H/A Drapeau and Johnson watching. MS de Gaulle and Mme. de Gaulle up aircraft steps. MLS de Gaulle and Mme. de Gaulle up aircraft steps and into plane. MS Police escort watching. LS Plane taxiing. LS Plane taking off at airport. LS Plane in sky.

    Note: paperwork was unavailable for this item when catalogued so some locations and events unknown.


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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:24:00 / 01:25:10:00
    UN 4363 B

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