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  • Short Summary

    Material showing Freedom Fighters in Paris, France.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Resistance in Paris just prior to arrival of allies.

    Various shots injured men on beds, C/U man's face. L/S people in street behind smoking truck. L/S burning truck. M/S refugees getting out of truck. Various shots of freedom fighters building barricades in the street. M/S militia with guns. M/S big machine gun. L/S snipers at window. Various shots Red Cross nurses and doctors holding up flag and running through streets to treat wounded. M/S's as group of men talk and shake hands. M/S picture of Charles de Gaulle. Various shots of doctors and nurses running through streets and helping injured.

    Various shots of the streets. M/S nazi flag flying in street. M/S signpost. Various shots of militia men gathered in square. M/S gendarmes. Various shots of blood on the ground. L/S Town hall. Various shots freedom fighters. M/S of them singing. L/S dead bodies on ground. Various shots of German posters being taken off walls. M/S picture of Hitler on ground, a stone is thrown at it to break it. M/S as French flag is hoisted. Various shots as they clean German posters off the walls. Various shots of dead bodies. M/S posters being taken down.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:57:00 / 01:58:14:00
    UN 1145 A

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