STK-ID 35179

Shot of motorcade on Cote-de-Liesse Road, heading for airport. Closer shot of De Gaulle's limousine driving past. FOLLOW SHOT of motorcade, PAN to airport administrative building. LS of airport administrative building. GROUND TO AIR SHOT of police helicopter flying by. MLS of control tower. LSs of motorcade arriving at Dorval. Shot of President Charles De Gaulle of France shaking hands, standing at attention. Shot of De Gaulle bidding adieu to party, going up into aircraft. Shot of Mayor Jean Drapeau of Montreal being bidden goodbye by French minister Maurice Couve de Murville and others. Shots of De Gaulle's plane moving. ELS of aircraft moving, row of motorcycle policemen in foreground. ELS of aircraft taking off, flying away. Sound sequence of airport background noises, crowds, jets taking off.


Excerpt from
General De Gaulle in Québec
Dorval (city)
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