G8, Camp David, 18-19 May 2012

Type: Best-of   Reference: I-073378   Duration: 10:26:19  Lieu:
End production: 22/05/2012
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, and Herman van Rompuy, President of the European Council, took part in the G8 Summit on 18 and 19 May 2012 in Camp David, United States.

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TIME DESCRIPTION DURATION
10:00:00 Credits and title 00:00:15
10:00:15 1. GENERAL ATMOSPHERE 00:01:55
10:00:15 Title 00:00:04
10:00:20 Exterior views: press and security (6 shots) 00:00:29
10:00:49 Journalists and press team (2 shots) 00:00:14
10:01:04 Technician plugging cables (3 shots) 00:00:12
10:01:17 Exterior views (5 shots) 00:00:27
10:01:44 Interior view: crew checking devices (4 shots) 00:00:15
10:01:59 Journalists (2 shots) 00:00:07
10:02:07 General view of the empty press room 00:00:03
10:02:10 2. EXTRACTS FROM THE PRESS CONFERENCE 00:03:22
10:02:10 Title 00:00:05
10:02:15 Arrival of José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, and Herman van Rompuy, President of the European Council 00:00:07
10:02:22 SOUNDBITE by Herman van Rompuy (in ENGLISH) on how to progress in negotiations with Tehran on its nuclear program: saying that pressure on the regime must be maintained; the EU's oil embargo starts on 1 July but they are determined to pursue a peaceful and negotiated solution. 00:00:17
10:02:39 SOUNDBITE by Herman van Rompuy (in ENGLISH) on how to drive forward the promising process in Myanmar: saying that what is happening there is remarkable; the EU has just suspended its sanctions and opened an office; the G8 can collectively help to reconnect Myanmar with the world family, coordinating donors and promoting economic recovery and political reforms. 00:00:20
10:03:00 SOUNDBITE by Herman van Rompuy (in ENGLISH) saying that the EU has raised its firewalls and increased its contribution to the International Monetary Fund; the EU has also strengthened economic governance, recapitalized banks and provided ample bank liquidity through the ECB; EU Finance Ministers have also made further significant progress in putting into European law the international Basel III agreements; whatever is needed will be done to guarantee the financial stability of the eurozone. 00:00:31
10:03:31 SOUNDBITE by Herman van Rompuy (in ENGLISH) saying that as regards Greece, he does not hide his concern about the political uncertainty; Greece is a member of the EU and the eurozone and this membership implies solidarity and responsibility; the eurozone has shown considerable solidarity supplying nearly 150 billions in loans to Greece; alongside this support, the EU is developing a huge effort to help reviving the Greek economic potential. 00:00:31
10:04:02 SOUNDBITE by José Manuel Barroso (in ENGLISH) saying that stability and growth go together, they are two sides of the same coin; sound public finances, structural reforms and targeted investment are key ingredients of the European response to the crisis; this will help to enhance competitiveness and get people back to work; this is the only road to growth that is sustainable. 00:00:26
10:04:28 SOUNDBITE by José Manuel Barroso (in ENGLISH) saying that he would like to reaffirm very clearly that they want Greece to stay in the euro area; Greece is part of the European family and part of the euro project; he is sure that the European Union will do all it takes to ensure it; they will honour their commitments towards Greece and they expect the Greek authorities to fulfil the jointly agreed conditions for financial assistance. 00:00:26
10:04:55 SOUNDBITE by José Manuel Barroso (in ENGLISH) saying that the G8 needs to show unwavering solidarity with the world's poorest; he is particularly pleased that President Obama has put a high priority on food security by launching the New Alliance; one billion people suffering from hunger are expecting their continuous action; he firmly believes that the G8 has to step up its fight for food security including through stronger and responsible private investment in agriculture. 00:00:29
10:05:24 Speakers leaving 00:00:08
10:05:32 3. ARRIVALS 00:02:32
10:05:32 Title 00:00:05
10:05:37 Arrival of José Manuel Barroso, welcomed by Barack Obama, President of the United States; handshake (3 shots) 00:00:17
10:05:55 Arrival of Herman van Rompuy, welcomed by Barack Obama; handshake (3 shots) 00:00:13
10:06:08 Barack Obama waiting for his guests (2 shots) 00:00:20
10:06:29 Barack Obama greeting Mario Monti, Italian Prime Minister; handshake (2 shots) 00:00:10
10:06:39 Barack Obama greeting Yoshihiko Noda, Japanese Prime Minister (4 shots) 00:00:15
10:06:55 Barack Obama greeting David Cameron, British Prime Minister (2 shots) 00:00:09
10:07:04 Barack Obama greeting Stephen Harper, Canadian Prime Minister (2 shots) 00:00:08
10:07:13 Barack Obama greeting Dmitry Medvedev, Russian Prime Minister (3 shots) 00:00:19
10:07:33 Barack Obama greeting Angela Merkel, German Federal Chancellor (3 shots) 00:00:15
10:07:49 Barack Obama greeting François Hollande, President of the French Republic (2 shots) 00:00:09
10:07:58 Barack Obama leaving 00:00:06
10:08:05 4. STATEMENT BY JOSE MANUEL BARROSO 00:07:24
10:08:05 Title 00:00:05
10:08:10 SOUNDBITE by José Manuel Barroso (in ENGLISH) saying that it is necessary in Europe to complement fiscal consolidation efforts and structural reforms with investment; About a possible banking crisis in Europe: saying that he is not going to make speculations; the EU has the instruments and the political will to face any kind of difficulties; in terms of the bank recapitalization, there is a very important effort going on in Europe; the 27 Finance Ministers approved the so-called CRD IV (Capital Requirements Directive IV); Europe is the first in the world in terms of accepting the more stringent rules of Basel; On the fact that the European Commission has to work with the European Parliament: saying that based on the proposal of the Commission, the Member States unanimously approved this legislation and he is sure the EP will follow; saying that he expects to say at the G20 in June on behalf of the European Union that they were the first jurisdiction in the world to deliver on all the commitments taken after the beginning of the financial crisis triggered by the Lehman Brothers case; About what makes him feel confident about the crisis ending: saying that the European Commission has been saying for some time that it is necessary to complement fiscal consolidation and structural reforms with investment; the key is growth but sustainable growth, not irresponsible and unsustainable growth; it's a mistake to oppose fiscal rigor and growth, we need both; it would be irresponsible to try to have a kind of growth filled by excessive debts; in the EU Member States, there is a growing awareness of the need to complement fiscal consolidation with investment; On his possible approval of the reinforcement of the capital of the EIB at the Informal European Council: saying that he thinks there will be a consensus on that point by the European Council of June; he hopes there will be an agreement also on the project bonds, a European Commission proposal; he also hopes that the European governments that are in favour of growth will support the Commission's proposal for the European budget. 00:07:18
10:15:29 5. ROUND TABLE 00:03:39
10:15:29 Title 00:00:05
10:15:34 Wide shots of the round table (3 shots) 00:00:16
10:15:51 SOUNDBITE by Barack Obama (in ENGLISH) saying that they are going to spend a lot of time on economic issues; obviously the eurozone will be one topic; all of them are committed to making sure that both growth and stability and fiscal consolidation are part of an overall package that all of them must have to pursue in order to achieve the kind of prosperity for their citizens that they're looking for; saying that so far, this has been a frank and useful conversation, and it gives him great optimism about their ability to meet these challenges in the future. (5 shots) 00:00:41
10:16:32 General view of the round table (2 shots) 00:00:13
10:16:45 Herman van Rompuy, José Manuel Barroso and Yoshihiko Noda 00:00:05
10:16:50 Mario Monti and Stephen Harper 00:00:02
10:16:52 General view of the press 00:00:01
10:16:54 General view of the round table 00:00:03
10:16:57 Angela Merkel, Dmitry Medvedev and David Cameron 00:00:05
10:17:03 François Hollande 00:00:03
10:17:06 François Hollande, Barack Obama and David Cameron 00:00:05
10:17:11 General view of the round table 00:00:11
10:17:23 Herman van Rompuy, José Manuel Barroso and Yoshihiko Noda 00:00:09
10:17:33 Cutaway of the press 00:00:04
10:17:37 Herman van Rompuy, José Manuel Barroso and Yoshihiko Noda; and general view of the round table 00:00:12
10:17:50 Stephen Harper, François Hollande and Barack Obama 00:00:06
10:17:57 Stephen Harper and François Hollande 00:00:05
10:18:02 Mario Monti 00:00:03
10:18:05 Herman van Rompuy, José Manuel Barroso and Yoshihiko Noda 00:00:06
10:18:12 Yoshihiko Noda 00:00:03
10:18:15 Barack Obama 00:00:07
10:18:22 Herman van Rompuy and José Manuel Barroso 00:00:03
10:18:25 General view of the round table (2 shots) 00:00:16
10:18:42 Cutaway of photographers 00:00:03
10:18:45 Herman van Rompuy, José Manuel Barroso and Yoshihiko Noda 00:00:04
10:18:50 General view of the round table (2 shots) 00:00:14
10:19:04 Herman van Rompuy, José Manuel Barroso and Yoshihiko Noda 00:00:03
10:19:08 5. GROUP PHOTO 00:05:23
10:19:08 Title 00:00:05
10:19:13 Arrival of the G8 leaders on the terrace 00:00:37
10:19:51 G8 leaders going down the stairs to pose for the group photo 00:00:10
10:20:01 Group photo, from left to right: José Manuel Barroso, Dmitry Medvedev, Yoshihiko Noda, Stephen Harper, François Hollande, Barack Obama, Angela Merkel, David Cameron, Mario Monti, and Herman van Rompuy 00:01:30
10:21:32 G8 leaders on the terrace 00:00:22
10:21:55 Platform 'G8 Summit 2012' (2 shots) 00:00:10
10:22:05 G8 leaders going down the stairs and to the platform (3 shots) 00:01:02
10:23:07 G8 leaders posing for the group photo and then leaving (7 shots) 00:01:24
10:24:32 6. WORKING LUNCH 00:01:57
10:24:32 Title 00:00:05
10:24:37 Wide shot of G8 leaders arriving at the lunch table 00:00:09
10:24:46 Barack Obama 00:00:07
10:24:54 Wide shot of the leaders seated at the table 00:00:05
10:24:59 SOUNDBITE by Barack Obama (in ENGLISH) saying that this is probably the first time at a G8 summit where in addition to having the leaders involved they also have leaders of NGOs and business leaders involved, because one of the things that they have discovered is that if they're going to make progress on any of these issues, they're going to need involvement from all sectors; Saying that they have put together a plan to shape the next phase of the work, what they're calling the New Alliance, which marries a commitment from African leaders to act on policy reforms, structural reforms, investment plans, to spur agricultural productivity, with a commitment from the G8 to align their assistance in support of those plans. (3 shots) 00:00:57
10:25:56 José Manuel Barroso and Herman van Rompuy; general view of the working lunch table 00:00:08
10:26:05 José Manuel Barroso; Barack Obama speaking 00:00:14
10:26:19 Copyright 00:00:10
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