American newsreel showing GIs learning to speak Russian.
Unissued / unused material.
American newsreel item.
Title reads: "Berlin GIs take lessons in Russian".
Western sector of Berlin, Germany.
L/S classroom full of American soldiers (GIs). Panning shot around class. C/U book entitles "Simplified Russian Method". C/U student turning pages of book over. C/U student GI. C/U instructor - a female Russian refugee. M/S GI student walking up to blackboard. C/Us GI student carrying on a conversation in Russian (natural sound).
Date given on original record is 25/11/1948.