Fireworks from the Eiffel tower marks Bastille Day

A spectacular firework display was held at the Eiffel tower in Paris, as France celebrated Bastille day.

This 2014 theme was "War and Peace", commemorating the centenary of the World War I.

Thousands of people gathered at Trocadero square to enjoy the 35-minute-long show, which was accompanied by classical music.

Bastille Day marks the July 14, 1789, storming of the Bastille prison by angry Paris crowds that helped spark the French Revolution.