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  • Short Summary

    Foreign tourists visit Paris.

  • Description

    Paris, France.

    SCU. Sign over building 'Banque de France'. CU. Hands exchanging dollars for francs. CU. A lira note. CU. Ten kroner notes being handed in and francs given in exchange. LS. French countryside scenes (3 shots). MS. Track in shot through framework to show historical building. MS. Cathedral and statue outlined against clouds. CU. Front of cathedral. MS. Historical buildings (2 shots). LS. General view of the courtyard at the Palace of Versailles. MS. Group of foreign girl tourists (including one black girl) standing in front of Versailles Palace. MS. Three Indian tourists. LMS. Party of sightseers walking through the hall of Versailles palace. MS. Sightseers looking at painting, pan to painting. Painting on wall. MS. Back view, sightseers walking through room. CU. Painting, pan down to two black girls looking at it. MS. Pan along tourists looking. CU. Paintings (6 shots) CU. Girl looking up at painting. MS. Back shot, tourists looking at paintings. CU. Black man. CU. Painting. CU. Pan up backs of two sightseers, one wearing Scots kilt. Various shots along corridor in Versailles Palace. People walking about (2 shots). MS. Back view, people walking across lawn, pan up to building.

    (Mute. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 08/09/1949.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:55:00 / 01:30:43:00
    UN 2177 B

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