Georges Bidault watches march past on Bastille Day. Paris, France.
Unissued / Unused material.
Bidault attends the 14 July celebration of the anniversary of the storming of the Bastille, in Paris. France.
LS Georges Bidault arriving at the parade by car. MS and CU as he stands to attention, hatless, whilst the national anthem is played. Various shots as French Cavalry in full ceremonial dress and French North African Cavalry in traditional dress, ride past Bidault.
High angle shot of workers marching in the parade past Bidault whilst a band plays in the foreground. Various shots French workers marching in procession. CU worker carrying flag, military man next to him salutes as he marches past Bidault. Elevated shot of the procession. MS French naval cadets, in cocked hats, marching in the parade. Various shots French infantry marching past.
MS Bidault standing at base. MS as French naval contingents march past. MS French North African infantry marching past. MS's as tanks of French and American origin in the parade drive past the saluting base with guns raised in salute. CU's tanks. CU French flag.