Women Collaborators Get Heads Shaved 1944

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    Liberation of France.

    Various shots of women collaborators having their heads shaved - crowd of civilians and some GIs watch.

    Shots same or similar to those in UN 928 E, film ID 1883.11 from which following description is copied:

    Various shots of members of Maquis shaving heads of women who have collaborated with Germans during occupation. The shaving takes place outside the Mayor's offices, a large crowd watches including many children and American GIs. C/U hair falling on ground. The French resistance men then parade the collaborators through the streets to humiliate them. One of the men forces a woman to look at the camera, he makes a "v" sign behind her head.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1944
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    63356
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2125.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:38:00 / 01:49:43:00
    Canister:
    UN 1074 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 1074 D
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