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  • Short Summary

    Large crowds turn out to mourn at the funeral of Gustav Stresemann in Berlin, Germany.

  • Description

    Item title reads - A nation mourns. Deeply impressive scenes marked passing of late Dr Stresemann, the great German Statesman. Berlin, Germany.

    L/S of rows of soldiers lined up outside an impressive building, (Presidential Palace?), various shots as the coffin of Gustav Stresemann is carried slowly down the steps. L/S of huge crowds gathered outside. M/S of horses covered in black material and wearing black plumes, they pull the coffin on a bier. L/S of crowd again. M/S as officials walk along behind. L/S of the cortege, L/S as it proceeds along. Thousands of people stand and watch. M/S as it passes under an arch, aerial view of the coffin covered in wreaths, it comes to a halt. The camera pans up building beside it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    804.32
    Media URN:
    18649
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/10/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:09:00 / 01:45:15:00
    Canister:
    G 1649

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