• Short Summary

    Several items relating to division of Berlin and espionage activity.

  • Description

    Compilation of several items.

    First is a Ufa film - dramatic footage of angry crowds facing East German guards as Berlin is divided. Germany. See 2992.05 for full description.

    Second is an American newsreel item entitled: "Sensational Case of the Espionage Flight over Russia". Kruschev announces that an American plane has been shot down over Russia. U2 plane is seen on the ground. Washington State Department Press Officer Lincoln White reads a statement about intelligence collection. This is probably a copy of item 2958.17.

    Third item is American newsreel item entitled: "The Powers Trial" - Soviet court is trying Francis Gary Powers for espionage. Copy of item 2786.03.

    Fourth item is American newsreel item entitled: "Rebels Invade Castro's Cuba". See 3028.23 for full description.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2849.01
    Media URN:
    82899
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960 - 1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:09:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:05:00 / 01:09:23:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

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