• Short Summary

    United Nations meet in Paris to discuss the Berlin crisis.

  • Description

    Palais de Chaillot, Paris, France.

    MS. Angle shot of the Eiffel Tower, Paris, with flags of various nations in foreground. LMS. Exterior of the Palais De Chaillot where the UNO (United Nations Organisation) Conference is being held. LMS. The rostrum inside with Chairman of UNO Dr Herbert Evatt and Secretary General of UNO Mr Trygve Lie. LMS. General view of the assembly. LS General view of the assembly. LS. General view of the assembly, people applauding. LS. Elevated views of the assembly - two shots. MS. The US delegation. MS. The British delegation. Only Ernest Bevin is seen clearly. MS. American Secretary of State George Marshall writing something. MS. The American delegation showing Warren Austen and George Marshall. MS. Soviet delegate Andrei Vyshinsky writing. MS. Vyshinsky clapping and turning to man behind. MS. General shots of delegations - six shots. MS. Mrs Eleanor Roosevelt and Warren Austen chatting. MS. British delegate Hector McNeil blowing his nose.

    MS. The rostrum with Secretary General of UNO Mr Trygve Lie and Chairman of UNO Dr Herbert Evatt, pan to Eric Louw of South Africa mounting platform. He commences to speak - natural sound. Dr Louw speaking on dealing with the Indian question in South Africa. MS. Belgian delegate, Paul Spaak on rostrum. MS. Paul Spaak speaking - natural sound, in French. CU. Paul Spaak speaking. LS. General view, assembly applauding. CU. Spaak speaking CU. Spaak speaking. MS. Delegates listening. MS. Spaak speaking. MS. Spaak leaving rostrum, pan to applauding assembly.

    (Comb. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 10/10/1948. Natural sound only - second part, the speeches.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:27:00 / 01:56:17:00
    UN 2038 A

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