STK-ID 25638

00/04/1968; series of shots of policy convention of Mouvement Souverainté Association at Colisée in Quebec City; members vote on resolutions, René Lévesque is elected president. Good CSs of Lévesque smoking, thinking, speaking at microphone. Shots of large crowd, of various speakers. CS of Guy Bertrand beside René Lévesque, crowd chanting "LE QUÉBEC AU QUÉBECOIS" (13:45). Shots of Gilles Vigneault dancing jig then singing song during show at end of convention. He is joined by other entertainers (Robert Charlebois and Louise Forestier, Raymond Lévesque, Doris Lussier, Raoul Roy, Georges D'or and Pauline Julien) and by René Lévesque and François Aquin for ovation by crowd (4:31). MS of television camera. CS of René Lévesque sitting and smoking cigarette (0:27).


Excerpt from
Un pays sans bon sens!
Quebec City
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 16 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
16mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
16/9, 4/3
Available resolutions
720 x 486