Communists march through Paris on 1st of May.
Unissued / unused material.
May Day in Paris, France.
Elevated and ground shots of a crowd of Communists marching through the streets with banners. Maurice Thorez, Head of the Communist Party, leads the marchers. M/S Jacques Duclos, a party leader, kissing a small girl who hands him some flowers. General view of the scene in the Rue Royale packed with demonstrators, Madeleine Church is in the background. L/S and M/S Maurice Thorez, seen with other prominent party members, on a platform, receiving a bouquet. M/S Thorez, Duclos, Andre Marty and Cachin on the platform. View of huge crowd in La Place de la Concorde, listening to Thorez speaking. C/U side view of Thorez in silhouette, speaking from the platform, gesturing.
Date on old record is 07/05/1947.