• Short Summary

    Tension mounts in Berlin.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "BERLIN SPLIT WIDENS".

    Berlin, Germany.

    Four banners with flags flying over ACA building in Berlin where the conference of the Berlin Military Governments is to take place. Cars with delegates arriving. Top shot of people watching the arrival of cars.

    Demonstrators arriving in Potsdamer Platz, Berlin. Various shots of the demonstrators with banners walking along the street. Long shot of the crowd on square during the meeting. Demonstrators with banners still arriving. People in foreground watching. Several shots of the Police marching off men under arrest. Crowds at meeting.

    Demonstrators fighting with police. Long shot of massed crowds with banners. Crowds walking across from Brandenburger Tor to the Reichstag for Social Democrats meeting. People walking towards Brandenburger Tor, which is seen in background. Long shot of crowds assembled for the meeting. Franz Neumann, Social Democrat, addressing crowd (natural sound - German). Communist (Soviet) flag flying at half mast over Brandenburger Tor. Crowd applauding. Close up shot of woman applauding. Ernst Reuter, the man elected as a Mayor but rejected by the Russians, speaking (natural sound, German). Crowd applauding and cheering.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:37:00 / 02:00:09:00

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