• Short Summary

    THE 1961 GERMAN INDUSTRIAL FAIR OPENED IN WEST BERLIN OCT. 14. FOR THE FIRST TIME?

  • Description

    1.
    GV PAN.. FROM FLAGS TO ENTRANCE OF EXHIBITION
    0.13

    2.
    SV SIGN "61 DEUTSCHE INDUSTRIEAUSSTELLUNG BERLIN 1961"
    0.15

    3.
    SCU CLAY ARRIVES, RAISES HAT TO PRESS
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    4.
    SV MAYOR BRANDT ARRIVES, GREETED
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    5.
    CU ERHARD ARRIVES (2 SHOTS)
    0.32

    6.
    GV INT.. BRANDT, ERHARD, CLAY AND PARTY YOUR EXHIBITION (2 SHOTS)
    0.41

    7.
    LV ERHARD, BRANDT BOARD OLD FASHIONED BUS
    0.46

    8.
    CU BRANDT, ERHARD ON BUS
    0.52

    9.
    LV ERHARD, BRANDT AND PARTY STOP TO LOOK AT TOY TRAINS
    0.57

    10.
    SV PAN.. TOY TRAINS TO ERHARD, CLAY, BRANDT
    1.05

    11.
    CU DITTO
    1.10

    12.
    GV ERHARD AND PARTY ENTER FRENCH PAVILION
    1.21

    13.
    TV INT.. EXHIBITION
    1.23

    14.
    CU BRANDT, ERHARD TOUR FRENCH PAVILION
    1.27

    15.
    CU SIGN "NIEDERLANDE"
    1.29

    16.
    LV BRANDT, ERHARD, CLAY AND PARTY ENTER DUTCH PAVILION
    1.35

    17.
    LV DITTO
    1.40

    18.
    SCU ERHARD, BRANDT AND PARTY MEET DUTCH REPRESENTATIVE
    1.42



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE 1961 GERMAN INDUSTRIAL FAIR OPENED IN WEST BERLIN OCT. 14. FOR THE FIRST TIME NO EAST BERLINERS OF EAST GERMANS CAN VISIT THE FAIR WHICH LASTS UNTIL OCT. 29.

    TOURING THE FAIR AT THE INAUGURATION WAS U.S. GENERAL (RETIRED) LUCIUS CLAY, SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE IN WEST BERLIN OF U.S. PRESIDENT KENNEDY, AND FORMER U.S. MILITARY GOVERNOR OF GERMANY DURING THE BERLIN BLOCKADE OF 1948-49. ACCOMPANYING HIM WERE WEST BERLIN MAYOR WILLI BRANDT AND WEST GERMAN ECONOMIC MINISTER LUDWIG ERHARD.

    AFTER INSPECTING WEST GERMAN EXHIBITS THEY TOURED THE FOREIGN SECTION AND SAW AMONG OTHERS THE PAVILIONS OF FRANCE AND HOLLAND.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA3T4I1CQTYHXHP070MB34SMNK
    Media URN:
    VLVAA3T4I1CQTYHXHP070MB34SMNK
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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