• Short Summary

    No relaxation of Cold War tensions in the German capital. Guards change at Spandau Prison.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Berlin. Divided City".

    Berlin, Germany. No relaxation of Cold War tensions in the German capital.

    GV American troops marching into Spandau, the war crimes prison. GV Boxer dog (Guard dog). LV American troops taking over from East German troops in the prison. LV East German troops marching out of the prison. CU guard dog barking. LV pan the East German troops marching away. LV American troops on guard in the prison.

    LV pan the barbed wire fence through the city (part of the Berlin Wall). LV East German guards looking through binoculars, SV as East German guard. GV elevated troops facing each other across the boundary. LV East German troops standing on the border. SV ditto. LV American troops watching over a barricade. SV ditto. SV East German soldier watching. CU American soldiers with a Bazooka looking over their barricade towards East Germany.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1744.10
    Media URN:
    54072
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/12/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:08:00 / 01:22:14:00
    Canister:
    61/100

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