Forest fires and devastated homes in French region of Gironde Province.
Unused / unissued footage - dates and / or locations may be unclear or unknown.
Cuts from 49/68 - French forest fire - Gironde Province, France.
Various shots of flames blazing through trees. People work furiously to stem the spread of flames. Ancient car mobilised for firefighting amid smoke.
M/S through doorway of gutted cottage showing another damaged building. More gutted buildings, one with chickens wandering about in devastated foreground.
Woman walking slowly through clearing. Man driving geese along; woman following. Car driving along road away from danger area. Women leaving their homes; some carrying babies, others wheeling bicycles.
Beater at work by side of road along which traffic passes through smoke. Man running with hose on vehicle. Caterpillar track vehicle moving along; beaters follow. Line of flame catching base of trees. L/S of flames and smoke through trees.