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    German UFA documentary film. Almost identical footage to this item is found in the item BELGIAN ARCHITECTURE on the same tape - Film ID 2407.07.

    Flanders, Belgium.

    Various shots of the churches and other great architecture in towns across Flanders, Belgium. Shots of the great paintings, drawings and sculptures of some famous artists (Albrecht Durer, Van Leyden, Reubens, Van Eyck and Hans Memling) are cut into the film - also the shots of the monuments.

    LS. 1914-1918 war graves, could be used for present war - could be Ypres. More shots of the Flanders architecture. More shots of the clocks towers and church towers.

    Title in German reading 'Flanders Germanliches Belicht - ein film von Alfred Ehrhardt - Musik von Gustav Kneip'. More shots of the wonderful architecture across Flanders - similar footage to previous.

    According to the paperwork this material is shot in various towns of Flanders, Belgium. Towns are listed as: Bruges, Ypres, Louvain, Oudenarde, Brussels, Ghent and Antwerp.

    Cataloguer's note - this is a brilliant material, pity that cataloguer did not have time to identify all the buildings.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:17:18:00
    UN 1769 A
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    UN 1769 A
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    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
    Temporary workspace: 26.3.2010 09:59 Architecture zw-wit / def LS - WAR GRAVES Invasion of Belgium
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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