STK-ID 10775

Shot of heavy, slow moving traffic through village. Several shots of heavy traffic in large city, cars, buses, many posters on buses. MLS of traffic policeman swinging his club as pedestrians and cars move by. Shots of speedy traffic in Paris. Sequence on large crowds of women coming out of building, walking on sidewalk, getting into cars, cars moving by in foreground. TRAVELLING SHOT through windshield of car driving in Paris streets. MLS of old arch, cars whizzing by in foreground. MS of cars moving by camera, legs of pedestrians. Night shots of large crowds on sidewalk, standing and looking. TRAVELLING SHOT of street at night, buildings all lit up. TRAVELLLING LAS of street lights. Walking shots of pedestrians on sidewalk. CUs of faces of people just standing there. Shot of American car parked at curb, convertible moving past the camera. Shot of paper boy hawking papers, pedestrians standing by. LAS of American cars, TILT UP to buildings at night. Shots of pedestrians at night, cars driving by. Sequence on pedestrians walking by book stalls, stopping to browse. CU of man with cigarette dangling from lips, reading. Interior shot of Citroen car, driver, PANs to window and street, Eiffel Tower in the distance. Shot of man parking car at curb, lifting rear end of car with help of passer-by, swinging car into parking slot. TILT UP from Citroen car to Eiffel Tower. Several shots of men on motorcycles driving by camera.


Excerpt from
La France revisitée
Paris (France)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
16mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486