• Short Summary

    Entertainer Maurice Chevalier makes a speech denying he toured Germany.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Chevalier states his case.

    Various shots of singer / actor Maurice Chevalier sat talking after he is exonerated by the Music Hall's Purge Committee investigating collaboration charges. He denies he was a collaborator and says he never made a tour of Germany but went to sing in a French prisoners' camp there and got the release of ten French prisoners.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1368.21
    Media URN:
    44819
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/11/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:54:00 / 01:48:03:00
    Canister:
    44/95

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