• Short Summary

    The end of Nazi era - looted treasure retrieved, Himmler dead, Hitler's residence destroyed.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "CRIME CLUB".

    Various, Germany.

    Adolf Hitler's chalet in Berchtesgaden, badly damaged. View of the Alps taken from window of the chalet. Interior shots of Hitler's room also badly damaged.

    Various shots of Hermann Goering's treasure (mainly famous paintings and sculptures) being removed from an underground cave. American troops loading the treasure on trucks.

    Close up shot of sign over the entrance into a building: "Hermann Goering Art Collection through the courtesy of 101st Airborne Division". Various shots of famous paintings and sculptures from Goering's collection. A room filled with looted treasure.

    Several shots of Frau Goering (former actress Emmy Zonnemann) and daughter Edda. Close up shot of Goering's daughter Edda. Close up shot of Frau Goering.

    Long shot of a 'suicide villa' Luneberg, where Heinrich Himmler committed suicide. Close up shot of the Phial of cyanide in palm of a hand. Body of Heinrich Himmler covered with blankets. Several shots of head and shoulders of Himmler lying on floor. Close up shot of Himmler's face.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1155.13
    Media URN:
    40014
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:38:00 / 01:44:40:00
    Canister:
    45/45

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Emmy Zonnemann" in the shots list and in the tags should red Emmy Sonnemann.

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