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Images Dated 22nd May 2019

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France-Ship Featured 22 May 2019 Image


The French prestigious ocean liner France is seen from the bridge of its ageing fleet mate Libert, leaving the port of Le Havre to Southampton for its first trip with passengers, in which French President Rene Coty, 7 January 1962. The France was a Compagnie Gnrale Transatlantique ocean liner, constructed by the Chantiers de l'Atlantique shipyard at Saint-Nazaire. Launched 11 May 1960, it was put into service in February 1961, combining regular transatlantic crossings - six days and nights - with winter cruises, as well as two world circumnavigations. The France was later renamed SS Norway and undertook mostly cruises for Norwegian Cruise Line. (Photo by - / AFP)

France-Cinema-Le Silence De LA Mer Featured 22 May 2019 Image

France-Cinema-Le Silence De LA Mer

Swiss actor Howard Vernon (C, L) and French writer Jean Bruller aka Vercors (C, R) shake hands with French President Vincent Auriol (L, from behind) near French President of Council Gaston Monnervillle (L), during the ceremony for the premire of the film "Le Silence de la mer", directed by Jean-Pierre Melville, on January 21, 1949 salle Pleyel in Paris. - This film, shot in 1947, is considered the very first precursor of the French New Wave movement. (Photo by - / AFP)