Holiday in Brittany, Brittany New. (1938)

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Reporting on a holiday organized in Pont-Labbe (Pont-Labbe) August 7, 1938 Patrimony of Brittany.

Types coast, dolmens, menhirs (prehistoric monuments).

Herd of cows and sheep on a rural road.

Type of running the mill.

Church and the Breton landscape.



Boats full of fish.

Toilers of the Sea.



Locking the neighborhood.

The farmer behind a plow.


Sheaves of hay.


People craftsman sews Breton costume.

Women in bigudenah (high cylindrical traditional women's headgear).

Preparation for the holiday.

The arrival of the truck from L'Humanite.

Demonstration and defile the streets of Pont-Labbe in folk costumes and with folk instruments.

Children in national costumes.

Songs and dances.

Communist Marseille Kashen - director of L'Humanité and president of the society emancipated Bretons - says political speech.

It calls for the deepening of cooperation with the People's Front and the protection of the culture and the Breton language.

International, by the Breton language, indicating the strengthening of the Communist Party in Britain, especially in ports, and shows the face of its cultural policies, both national and regional.

Personnel: Marseille Kashen, Alain Signor, Eugene Enaf

Key words

France, the Communists, the village, attractions, holiday, nationality