• Short Summary

    Violent riots in Berlin following shooting of student leader Rudi Dutschke.

  • Description

    No title. German students take part in violent demonstrations and rioting against shooting of left-wing student leader Rudi Dutschke, Berlin, Germany.

    Night shot German firemen directing hoses at blazing newspaper vans. C/U ditto. M/S ditto. Panning shot mass of newspapers strewn over street. C/U ditto. Daytime; L/S Springer Newspaper Building, barbed wire in foreground. C/U coils of barbed wire.

    M/S Rudi Dutschke's shoes at scene of his murder, they marked off by police chalk. C/U shoe. M/S Rudi Dutschke's bicycle lying on kerbside. C/U ditto. M/S German police marching towards student demonstrators. L/S demonstrators running and clashing with the police. L/S water canon being used to quell riot. M/S water cannon on demonstrators, it stops as group approaching holding large crucifix. Panning shot water cannon being used against student demonstrators. C/U ditto.

    M/S ditto and police using truncheons on crowds. M/S policeman grappling with demonstrator, he slips over in water. More shots water cannon being used on demonstrators. More shots demonstrators brandishing crucifix walking into spray from hose. L/S demonstrators setting fire to motor bike in street. Panning shot police arresting students. M/S ditto. Policeman chasing students and getting injured by demonstrators. He turns and limps back towards camera, he is helped by other policemen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2059.24
    Media URN:
    56715
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/04/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:53:00 / 01:32:40:00
    Canister:
    68/32

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