Material showing Bastille Day celebrations in 1944, and female collaborators having hair cut off.
Unissued / Unused material.
M/S group of female collaborators with shaved heads sat on truck, M/S men watching from window. M/S man sat on front of truck banging drum to draw attention to them. M/S of the miserable looking collaborators. A boy holds up a sign behind them, presumably announcing what they are.
M/S brass band marching through street followed by Free French fighters. M/S as man makes speech and the French flag Tricolour is flown from street 'Place General de Gaulle'. M/S soldiers saluting. M/S crowd applauding. Various shots people holding flags. L/S people standing on balcony with banner strung across reading 'Vive de Gaulle, Vive la Republique'. L/S crowds gathered outside. Various shots marching and celebrations for Bastille Day. L/S signs reading 'Vive les allies' etc. C/U French flag. Various shots as female collaborators have their hair cut off. Various shots of them on a truck.