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A look back: Bidens host France for U.S. state visit

SHOTLIST:RESTRICTION SUMMARY:ASSOCIATED PRESS Washington – 29 November 20221. Wide, exterior of White HouseASSOCIATED PRESS Joint Base Andrews, Maryland – 29 November 20222. Wide, French President Emmanuel Macron and wife Brigitte Macron walk down steps from plane as they arrive in US3. Various, President Macron and wife greeted by dignitaries and children carrying flowersANNOTATION: On November 29, 2022, French President Emmanuel Macron and First Lady Brigitte Macron arrived in America for a state visit hosted by the Bidens.ASSOCIATED PRESS Washington - 30 November 2022 4. SOUNDBITE: (English) Kamala Harris, Vice President of the United States:"Good morning to everyone. President Macron, it is my pleasure, my great pleasure, to welcome you to Washington, DC, and to NASA Headquarters.5. SOUNDBITE: (English) Emmanuel Macron, French President:"Speaking about space is obviously speaking about both science and having this journey you mentioned. But this is also the story of a great cooperation between our two countries."6. Wide of the United States Capitol BuildingANNOTATION: Over the course of three days, Macron met with members of Congress and the Biden administration to discuss the war in Ukraine, climate and China.ASSOCIATED PRESSWashington - 25 November 20227. Wide interior of the United States Capitol Rotunda ASSOCIATED PRESS Washington – 30 November 2022 8. Wide of President Macron being applauded by guests at the United States Capitol 9. SOUNDBITE: (English) Emmanuel Macron, French President:"The question is not to reduce our ambitions. The question is how to synchronize our ambition and our action in order to fix climate change."ASSOCIATED PRESS Arlington, Virginia – 30 November 202210. Wide of President Macron walking with US military 11.. Wide of President Macron laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown SoldierANNOTATION: President Macron laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery.ASSOCIATED PRESS Washington – 30 November 202212. Wide of President Macron speaking with Biden administration officials about nuclear energy13. Wide of President Macron greeting US VeteransANNOTATION: Later he showed gratitude to United States veterans and honored them with Legion d'Honneur medals.14. Wide of President Macron greeting the audience gathered at the French EmbassyANNOTATION: During the week Macron visited the French Embassy and had dinner with the Bidens in Washington's historic Georgetown neighborhood.15. Wide of President Macron being presented with a baguette by Stephane Grattier, a baker at "Christophe Bakery"16. Wide of France's First Lady Brigitte Macron and United States First Lady Jill Biden exiting a restaurant in Georgetown, following by President Macron and President BidenPOOLWashington – 1 December 202217. Wide of President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden exiting the White House as they wait the arrival of the French President and First LadyANNOTATION: The Bidens held an official welcome ceremony for the Macrons at the White House, filled with pomp and celebration.18. Wide of President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden greeting the Macrons19. Wide of President Biden and President Macron hugging20. Wide of the Bidens and Macrons waving from the balcony of the White House21. Wide of President Biden and President Macron walking down the colonnade at the White House22. SOUNDBITE: (English) President Joe Biden:"From the Revolutionary War to the World Wars, we've been locked at the hip."ANNOTATION: The two leaders addressed the press, and then Macron visited the U.S. Capitol once again.23. SOUNDBITE: (English) Emmanuel Macron, French President:"I do thank President Biden and his administration for the great commitment they have for the Ukrainian people."ASSOCIATED PRESSWashington – 30 November 202225. Wide of French President Emmanuel Macron and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi walking down the halls of the United States CapitolPOOLWashington – 30 November 202226. Wide various of United States First Lady Jill Biden and French First Lady Brigitte Macron attending the Planet Word MuseumANNOTATION: Meanwhile, the first ladies, whom are both educators, visited the Planet Word Museum, a place dedicated to the love of words and language.POOLWashington – 1 December 202227. Wide various of United States President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden on the North Portico of the White House, welcoming French President Emmanuel Macron and First Lady Brigitte Macron to the State Dinner28. Wide of the Bidens and the Macrons entering in the main entrance hall of the White House before heading to the State DinnerANNOTATION: A lavish state dinner was thrown for the Macrons at the White House, where nearly 340 guests were in attendance, from celebrities to politicians.ASSOCIATED PRESSWashington – 1 December 202228. STILL of the doors leading to the White House State DinnerANNOTATION: Both presidents made toasts expressing their admiration for the long-standing relationship between their two countries.29. Wide of the dining room of the White House state dinner30. SOUNDBITE: (English) President Joe Biden:"Viva la France. And God bless America."31. SOUNDBITE: (English/French) French President Macron:"We stand together, shoulder to shoulder, precisely to be and entitled to say at the same time: "We the People" and "Liberty, egalite, fraternite."32. STILL of Biden and Macron toasting from afar33. STILL close shot of Biden and Macron toasting34. STILL of the White House decorate for ChristmasASSOCIATED PRESSNew Orleans, Louisiana – 2 December 202235. Wide of French President Macron and First Lady Brigitte Macron arriving in New Orleans36. Wide various of French President Macron and First Lady Macron dancing with entertainers who greeted them on the tarmacANNOTATION: On the last leg of their trip, the Macrons visited New Orleans, where they received a warm and festive welcome.37. Wide of street musicians playing music for French President Emmanuel Macron as he claps along38. SOUNDBITE: (English) Emmanuel Macron, French President:"I love it. I just discovered it, but I love this neighborhood. This is a wonderful place and the warmth of people"ANNOTATION: New Orleans is an American city rich with French influence, and many of its residents were eager to meet President Macron. 39. Wide of French President Emmanuel Macron greeting passersby in the French Quarter40 . Wide of French President Emmanuel Macron shaking hands with Louisiana Governor John Bel EdwardsANNOTATION: While there, Macron met with Louisiana state officials and energy company representatives to discuss energy policy.41. Wide of French President Emmanuel Macron speaking with Bel Edwards and energy company representatives42. Wide of President Macron arriving at the New Orleans Museum of ArtANNOTATION: Before heading back to France, President Macron spoke about the importance of French language education at the New Orleans Museum of Art.42. Mid of President Macron speaking at the New Orleans Museum of Art 43. STILL of President Macron and First Lady Brigitte Macron smiling and waving in the French QuarterSTORYLINE:On Tuesday, November 29, 2022, French President Emmanuel Macron and First Lady Brigitte Macron landed in Joint Base Andrews, in Maryland. Their evening arrival marked the beginning of their state visit to America, hosted by United States President Joseph R. Biden and First Lady Jill Biden.Over the course of their visit, an energetic Macron made ground around Washington D.C. He met with Vice President Kamala Harris at the NASA Headquarters and spoke with members of Congress about the importance of climate change impacts. He laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery, and later honored United States veterans with the Legion d'Honneur. He spoke at the French Embassy, where he was honored with a French baguette before a large crowd, and after that, attended dinner with the Bidens in Washington's historic Georgetown neighborhood.The Bidens held an official, pomp-filled welcome ceremony at the White House during the day of the state dinner. President Macron and President Biden spoke to the press about a variety of topics that are important to their two countries, including the war in Ukraine, climate and China relations. First Lady Biden and First Lady Macron, both of whom are current and former educators, attended the Planet Word Museum, a place dedicated to the love of words and language. At the center of the Macron's state visit was the official state dinner, a lavish affair consisting of nearly 340 guests, ranging from politicians to celebrities. During their dinner toasts, both President Biden and President Macron expressed admiration for the strong, long-standing relationship between their two countries—France being America's oldest ally.Macron ended his trip with a visit to New Orleans, Louisiana, an American city rich with French culture and influence. ===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory.
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