Bill Clinton in Belfast

Bill Clinton in Belfast

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Details

Location

Belfast, East Belfast Enterprise Park, Falls Road, Shankill, West Belfast

Year

1995

Source

BBC NI

Format

Beta, video

colour

Length

04min 06sec

Silent

sound

Courtesy

BBC NI

Rights Holder

BBC NI

It is illegal to download, copy, print or otherwise utilise in any other form this material, without written consent from the copyright holder.

Description

During president Bill Clinton's visit to Belfast in November 1995, crowds turned out to welcome him to the city. The President visited the Shankill and Falls Road areas. On the Falls Road, President Clinton openly shook hands with Sinn Fein leader, Gerry Adams.

Shot List

General views of Falls Road area of West Belfast and the presidential cavalcade. 00:25 Clinton shakes hands with Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams. 00:36 Interview with Gerry Adams. Clinton on walkabout in the adjacent shops. Interview with shopkeepers who met Clinton. 01:56 General views East Belfast Enterprise Park. External shots and interior of a press conference with the business community. 02:56 Peter Robinson speaking. 03:14 Clinton speaking. 03:46 Unionist minister Chris McGimpsey critical of perceived American partiality towards Gerry Adams.

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