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  • Short Summary

    Travelogue item about Berlin showing historic buildings, parks and Berliners at leisure.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    West Berlin in the limelight, Germany.

    Various shots bus, motorcyclists and cars passing checkpoint. Shots of train drawing into station, people standing on platform. Various shots of people coming down steps into station. CU traffic cop. Traffic passing camera.

    Various shots of US army rifle drill, on the famous Tempelhofer Field. Cut-in shot of crowd. More shots of US army drilling.

    CU bear looking through cage at zoo. MS bear cub, people in background. MS crowd. MS peacock. LS pleasure boat pulling away from quay, people standing on jetty. LS. Yachts on lake, children pushing canoes into water. People on pedal boat. People in motorboat. Various shots holidaymakers sunbathing on river bank. CU children playing with spades at water's edge. CU little boy drying himself. LS people bathing in lake.

    Cars in car park. People seated in grounds of park. CU women wearing paper hats. CUs men drinking from bottle. CU boy drinking lemonade. CU women holding balloons. CU hand taking frankfurter sausages out of container. CU man eating sausage. CU woman's legs. CU woman putting on lipstick. Various shots of couples dancing and jiving on outdoor dance floor.

    Travel shot from bus passing road sign. LS border barrier being lifted. LS bus moving along road. Various shots of streets in Berlin, showing famous buildings, such as "Cecilienhof". Photographic stills of Potsdam Agreement in 1945 showing Joseph Stalin, Harry Truman and Clement Attlee. CU statue. Various shots of people walking in grounds of Palace Sanssouci and looking at exterior of Palace. CU woman's feet as she puts on special slippers for walking over patterned wooden floor. CU people walking across palace floor. Various shots of people looking around interior of palace. LS palace.


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    Film ID:
    2728.20
    Media URN:
    80397
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:30:00 / 01:40:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 3231 H

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