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    Unissued / Unused Material -

    Paris, France.

    Parisians celebrate the anniversary of the Liberation of their beloved city from occupation.

    MS Night of section on French crowd. VS Firework display, not very good material. VS Night material high ranking French military officers with squad of soldiers. VS At night of official ceremony taking place where flags are exchanged etc - lots of veterans of the Free French Forces are involved. MS Line of horse soldiers and line of tanks GV Massed crowd at night, could be any country. MS People climbing over barriers. LS Woman on dais at night singing crowd. VS French men and women dancing in street at night.

    VS Soldiers fire salute with large gun, night. VS Small crowd of people gather around. LS Two Seine river buses at night. VS The high ranking French officers board river bus at night. VS Illuminations on the Seine. GV From the river of French National Assembly building floodlit. VS The arc lights pick out a naval cadet band playing on edge of Seine. Firework display.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 27/08/1963.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:32:00 / 01:44:37:00
    UN 3787 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 3787 C
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    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
    Feuerwerk Fireworks
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