Material relating to newsreel story "Oradour Condemned Reprieved" - 53/12.
Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Oradour Condemned Reprieved" 53/12.
Material for newsreel story. - first shot not superimposed.
Strasbourg, France. Protests against the death sentences imposed on Oradour killers. The sentences are then commuted.
GV. Demonstrators marching along main street in Strasbourg headed by Mayor and Deputies of all Alsatian departments. GV. Demonstrators. LV. Demonstrators. LV. Type placing draped Tricolour in window. & SV. CU. Heavily draped war memorial. SV. Mayor and deputies standing before draped memorial as demonstrators file past. LV. Demonstrators filing past. SV. Woman kneeling at foot of memorial - crying. Man helps her to her feet. SV. Man leads woman from memorial. SV. Demonstrators filing past memorial. LV. Proceedings at memorial.