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Movietone’s News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Yes to New French Constitution

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
907
Date Released
21 Oct 1946
Date submitted
18 Oct 1946
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Movietone’s News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Trailer: Deborah Kerr Appeals for a Good Cause
  2. 2Movietone’s News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Outward Bound on Her Maiden Voyage
  3. 3Movietone’s News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Zoo’s Recruits Arrive
  4. 4Movietone’s News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Bevin’s Solemn Words as Conference Closes
  5. 5Movietone’s News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Yes to New French Constitution
  6. 6Movietone’s News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: MCC Versus Western Australia
  7. 7Movietone’s News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: France Again in the Cesarewitch

Story

Story No. within this Issue
5 / 7
Section Title
Movietone’s News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Yes to New French Constitution. DESCRIPTION: By a majority of about a million the people of France said yes to their new constitution. SHOTLIST: KS CUs of French election posters. People at election booths, casting their votes, taking card with Yes & No printed on same. In Paris, Maurice Chevalier casts his vote. M Blum casting his vote. M Thorez at booth, shakes hands with person unknown. CU Thorez. M Bidault casting his vote, MS & CU. General de Gaulle in civilian clothes casts his vote accompanied by his wife and family. MS of posters.
Locations
France
Footage sources
France
Card file number
47636
Credits:
Commentator
Leslie Mitchell
Length of story (in feet)
93
Story extras:

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