• Short Summary

    Authorities in Berlin carry out an exercise where the city is bombed and gassed to test efficiency of emergency services and teach people how to react in event of an air attack.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Berlin bombed. High officials witness realistic air attacks with gas and incendiary bombs.

    Germany.

    Berlin is subjected to bombing and gassing to teach its people how to cope with attacks from the air.

    L/S of aeroplanes flying overhead, smoke billows out of a window. M/S as a truck full of soldiers drives by. Various shots of smoke, and firemen unfurling hoses. M/S of men in gas masks at a crater which is result of gas explosion, they use chemical extinguishers to fight it. M/S of car on fire, M/S of men in gas masks on fire engine rescuing people, others brush chemicals on the road to neutralise the poisonous gas.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    819.28
    Media URN:
    10873
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:09:00 / 01:25:15:00
    Canister:
    35/25

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