Are you interested in introducing or practising political speech in your language classroom? The European Council offers thousands of videos.
The website http://tvnewsroom.consilium.europa.eu offers free of charge and free of copyright broadcast-quality videos (MPEG4) and photos (JPEG) of all important activities of the Council.
European Council meetings and Council of Ministers meetings (arrivals, doorsteps, roundtables and press conferences in their entirety) as well as other Council activities (PSC, working groups with special guests) and special events are recorded and made available for downloading within the hour of any event.
A special section is dedicated to the activities of the President of the European Council Mr Donald Franciszek Tusk, and to the activities of Ms Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy.
External Council events are also covered as well as Common Security and Defence Policy missions. In addition, the website offers archives with stock shots, feature stories and other video material.
This material is offered free of charge and may be edited for EU-related information and education purposes.