• Short Summary

    Berlin falls in Russian hands.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "FALL OF BERLIN - First Pictures".

    Berlin, Germany.

    Panning shot of the Brandenburg Gate after the bombardment of Berlin. Various shots of the Russian soldiers touring the ruins of Berlin. Ruined Berlin, shots taken from aircraft - fascinating. Several shots of the buildings still burning in Berlin. Street sign laying amongst the rubble "Unter de Linden". Views of the ruined Reichstag and Hitler's Palace. View of the Bersig Palace. Closer shot of Red Army soldiers in battle uniform posing to camera.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1157.02
    Media URN:
    40047
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/06/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:02:00 / 01:05:45:00
    Canister:
    45/47

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    ""Unter de Linden" should read Unter den Linden.

    "Bersig Palace" in text and tags should read Borsig Palace.

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