• Short Summary

    THE RUSSIAN COSMONAUTS PAVEL BELYAYEV AND ALEXEI LEONOV, ENDING A TEN-DAY VISIT TO EAST BERLIN, CROSSED TO THE WESTERN FRENCH SECTOR YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) AS THE GUESTS OF THE COMMUNIST-SPONSORED GERMAN-SOVIET FRIENDSHIP ASSOCIATION AND GAVE A LECTURE ON THEIR SPACEFLIGHT.

  • Description

    1.
    GV CROWD IN HALL
    0.04

    2.
    SCU PAN COSMONAUTS ON TO STAGE
    0.16

    3.
    CU PAN..AUDIENCE APPLAUDING
    0.22

    4.
    SV & CU ..COSMONAUTS APPLAUD
    0.28

    5.
    SV AUDIENCE
    0.31

    6.
    SV POLICE HOLD BACK CROWDS OUTSIDE HALL
    0.36

    7.
    SV POLICEMEN MOVE DEMONSTRATORS
    0.40

    8.
    SCU PAN..CAR WITH COSMONAUTS LEAVES
    0.46

    9.
    LV POLICE TUSSLE WITH DEMONSTRATORS
    0.50

    10.
    SV EAST GERMAN CAR ABOUT TO BE TOWED AWAY
    0.52

    11.
    SCU PAN..EAST GERMAN CAR TOWED AWAY
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    Background: THE RUSSIAN COSMONAUTS PAVEL BELYAYEV AND ALEXEI LEONOV, ENDING A TEN-DAY VISIT TO EAST BERLIN, CROSSED TO THE WESTERN FRENCH SECTOR YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) AS THE GUESTS OF THE COMMUNIST-SPONSORED GERMAN-SOVIET FRIENDSHIP ASSOCIATION AND GAVE A LECTURE ON THEIR SPACEFLIGHT.

    WHEN THEY LEFT THE LECTURE HALL, IN A CINEMA AT WEDDING, A SMALL GROUP OF DEMONSTRATORS BOOED THEM, THREW PAINT AT THE WIDESCREEN OF THE SPACEMEN'S CAR, AND WRECKED AN EAST GERMAN CAR. AFTER A TUSSLE, WEST GERMAN POLICE BROKE UP THE DEMONSTRATORS.

    THE LECTURE WAS GIVEN A HALF-TIME (ONE KILOMETRE) FROM THE BERLIN IN WALL. THE SPACEMEN CROSSED THE FRONTIERS AT CHECKPOINT CHARLIE AND WERE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ESCORT OF FRENCH MILITARY POLICE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAER7YBJ2DWG8P2K75U8YOE97J7
    Media URN:
    VLVAER7YBJ2DWG8P2K75U8YOE97J7
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/10/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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