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  1. jamied says

    "Lufthansa plane taxiing across airfield" - it's a Junkers Ju-52, named Heinrich Gontermann.

    "A different plane takes off" - it's another Junkers Ju-52, this time named Fritz Rumey.

    "Shots around Alexanderplatz." - this includes shots of the Rotes Rathaus.

    "Shots of Freidrich Strasse. Shots of people walking around Potsdammer Platz." - in between these shots we turn in to Leipziger Strasse.

    "View from the tower" - one of the streets seen is Kurfurstendamm.

    "Views of many boats on river" - it's the River Spree. "Statue of man on horse." - this is the monument to the Great Elector, Friedrich Wilhelm, (by Andreas Schluter). Brandenburg Gate.

  2. jamied says

    "War Memorial to German soldiers" - at time of filming this building was known as the Memorial for the Fallen of the War. Now it's called the Neue Wache.

    "State Theatre" - this is located at Gendarmenmarkt. Damaged during WWII, it's now called the Konzerthaus Berlin.

    "Brandenberger Tor. - Brandenberg Gate" should read Brandenbuger Tor and Brandenburg Gate.

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