• Short Summary

    Nazi's burn books on bonfires in the streets of Berlin.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown. 1933?

    German voiceover.

    Title reads: "The Burning of the Books 10 May 1933"

    Berlin, German. (The Square outside Berlin University)

    A bonfire burns as Hitler Youth members walk past carrying Nazi flags. More night time shots - people throw books onto the burning bonfire.

    Dr. Joseph Goebbels speaks to the gathered young people. He criticises the 'Jewish intellectuals" and talks about the symbolism of the burning of the books. The gathered crowd sing a song.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    464.16
    Media URN:
    57838
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:12:00 / 02:00:05:00
    Canister:
    UN 53 M

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