• Short Summary

    The former British King visits Nazi Germany.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Berlin, Germany.

    The Duke and Duchess of Windsor arrive at a railway station in Berlin. They are greeted by Nazi officials and a cheering crowd. The couple emerge from the station and the Duchess is given a bunch of flowers. They are moved through the crowd to a waiting car.

    The Duke of Windsor (formerly King Edward VIII) arrives at a concert hall. He walks down with various Nazi leaders including Dr Robert Ley. The Duke is presented with flowers. Various shots around the concert hall as the Nazi District Orchestra play, we can see lots of swastikas and a portrait of Hitler. CU of Duke of Windsor. More shots of the audience.

    N.B. The Duke and Duchess (the former Mrs Wallis Simpson) visited Berlin in October 1937.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    560.09
    Media URN:
    58540
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:39:00 / 01:21:37:00
    Canister:
    UN 106 C

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