STK-ID 32591

Dark interior HAS of Place des Arts, President Charles De Gaulle of France and party visiting. Rough walking MSs of mayor Jean Drapeau of Montreal, De Gaulle and various dignitaries in metro. TRAVELLING SHOT of station seen through metro train window. Shot over crowd's heads of RIN placards at University of Montreal. Shot of University of Montreal dignitaries in caps and gowns filing past camera. Side shot of De Gaulle, Cardinal Leger and rector of university. HA PAN over packed hall to stage, rector and De Gaulle. Closer shot of group on stage, rector doing welcome speech (sound), applause of audience (sound), De Gaulle being left alone on stage, sitting down at table, speaking. Shot of audience applauding (sound), PAN to LS of De Gaulle at table. Several shots of De Gaulle speaking (sound).


Excerpt from
General De Gaulle in Québec
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486