• Short Summary

    Professor Albert Einstein, self-exiled from Germany, made his first public speech in English as he addressed a vast crowd at Albert Hall, who were meeting to protest against Nazi policy.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: 10,000 hear Einstein

    ENGLAND: London: Royal Albert Hall:
    INT
    *** picture disturbance - same as master copy ***
    Cheering and clapping crowds SOT

    Professor Albert Einstein (Scientist, theoretical physicist) speech SOT
    - I am glad that you have me, given the opportunity of expressing to you here my deep sense of gratitude as a man, as a good European and as a Jew
    - It cannot be my task today to act as judge of the conduct of a nation, which for many years has considered me as your own
    - We are concerned not merely with the technical problem of securing and maintaining peace, but also with the important task of education and enlightenment / Without such reason (?) there would have been no Shakespeare, no Goethe, no Newton, no Pasteur

    CUTAWAY Audience listening around hall

    Loud applause from crowd around Albert Hall

    Ethnic Minorities; Personalities - Intellectuals; Germany; Albert Einstein (1879-1955), Great Britain
    Background: Professor Albert Einstein, self-exiled from Germany, made his first public speech in English as he addressed a vast crowd at Albert Hall, who were meeting to protest against Nazi policy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA37VZOQMVSPT3SMJMGLB3KDA41
    Media URN:
    VLVA37VZOQMVSPT3SMJMGLB3KDA41
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/10/1933
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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