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  • Short Summary

    Heavily bombed French village - women collaborators having their hair cut off.

  • Description

    France.

    Various shots of a group of women with shaved head in French village - collaborators with the enemy.

    Various shots of the heavily bombed village - rubble and destruction everywhere. Young girl and a baby waving at camera. More shots of the bomb damage and people clearing rubble - possibly prisoners.

    Woman collaborator seated on a chair, two men cutting her hair off, a group of men looking on. Some good close up shots of woman's face as the cut her hair.

    Brass band leading a procession through the village. They go to the cemetery with many fresh graves.

    French, British and American flag were hoisted in front of village hall - presumably. Name on the building 'Orlslazarett' - could be the name of the village. Officers salute, crowd looking on.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1885.15
    Media URN:
    61096
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:21:00 / 01:52:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 933 A

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