Item showing East Germans arriving in West Berlin after having defected. Germany.
Unissued / Unused material.
East Germans seek refuge in West Germany. West Berlin.
MS pan along railway track up to demarcation line of barbed wire. LS barbed wire, a farmer and horse ploughing a field can be seen through it. Angle shot showing barbed wire and sentry lookout post.
Various shots of people walking along and entering a centre for refugees in West Berlin. All these people are carrying some of their belongings, in suitcases, boxes etc.
MS people sat in corridor in the Centre. CU notice in German. Various shots showing Herr Lemmer, the Federal Minister of All-German Affairs, speaking to the refugees, CU's of refugees.