• Short Summary

    Prime Minister Attlee flies to Berlin to meet workers in the airlift.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Berlin. Attlee Inspects Air-Lift In Berlin".

    Berlin, Germany. Attlee visits men working in the Berlin Airlift.

    SV Night shot Attlee's York aircraft taxiing into dispersal at Gatow. LV Under wing of aircraft of Attlee alighting - night. CU Prime Minister Attlee being greeted. SV Attlee being greeted. LV Attlee, General Sir Brian Robertson and others posing outside plane. SV Attlee and Robertson. LV Towards Clement Attlee past camera followed by General Lucius Clay. LV Towards Attlee and party walking on 'drome to 'plane. SV Attlee and party walking past 'plane. SV Attlee greeting American Pilots. Top view Americans grouped round Attlee beside 'plane. CU Attlee talking to US pilot

    SV English military police in jeep waiting. LV Elevated Attlee inspecting British troops lined up in front of tanks. SV Attlee shaking hands with British officer. Side view British troops lined up. SV Attlee talking to soldier. SV Attlee inspecting soldiers. CU A British Lieutenant SV Attlee with one-armed officer.

    SV Operations room at Tempelhof airfield. LV Attlee and party on 'drome watching 'plane taxiing past. SV Attlee shivering with cold standing with officers. SV Group of German airlift workers watching. SV Attlee standing with British officers watching unloading of coal. LV Party watching men preparing to unload coal from 'plane. SV Attlee watching with party. SV GV unloading coal from 'plane. LV German airlift workers looking on. SV Attlee looking at notice on truck -'100,000 tons to Berlin.' CU German airlift worker smiling. CU Another Worker smiling. CU Attlee.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1407.22
    Media URN:
    45793
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/03/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:07:00 / 01:31:51:00
    Canister:
    49/20

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment