• Short Summary

    Freezing weather in Hamburg holds up much of the life of the city.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - location and date unclear or unknown.

    Full title reads: "Die Kalte Katastrophe". German voiceovered material.

    Hamburg, Germany. Scenes taken in Hamburg during the cold spell.

    LS a section of the snow covered city.

    LS people walking under a bridge on a frozen river.

    MS snow on war damaged buildings. VS of people moving about in cold.

    LS of body loaded into ambulance. MS ground in the cemetery being blown upon to dig a grave.

    LS a mass of ships on a canal.

    VS an icebreaker keeps the waterways free.

    (Neg & Combined.) Material dates from around February 1947.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2130.02
    Media URN:
    63442
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:25:00 / 01:02:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 1634 B

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