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  • Short Summary

    French women have heads shaved by Maquis as punishment for collaborating with Germans.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear or unknown.

    Liberation of France.

    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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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1883.11
    Media URN:
    61081
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:07:00 / 01:47:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 928 E

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