Budget Films

Stock Footage

Algerian Revolution

Quick shots of street fighting in Algeria in 1960. On a city street -- probably in Algiers -- a man throws a Molotov cocktail. Shot of a small fire in the street, tanks confronting rebels. French President Charles De Gaulle arrives in Algeria, mobbed by mostly Arab crowds. Great shots of tall, imperial De Gaulle in the middle of a mob scene.

IdentifierCLIP-329
Duration19 sec
GenreDocumentary
Date1960
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