• Short Summary

    German troops attack Soviet Union.

  • Description

    Russia, Soviet Union (USSR).

    Panning shot along road of advancing German troops passing retreating Russian prisoners. Various shots of German infantry advancing through smoke and rubble strewn town. Various shots of German tanks advancing through town (possibly Minsk) and across the bridge. Several shots of the German tanks advancing across Russian farmland. Burning Russian tanks seen in cornfields, prisoners walking along. Various shots of German heavy artillery shelling town of Brest-Litowsk. Various shots on outskirts of town, Russian troops with white flags surrender. Shots of large numbers of prisoners being rounded up and marched off. German troops in town mopping up snipers. Various shots of German antiaircraft guns in action. Flak in sky and Russian plane crashes into field. Close up shot of burning wreckage of plane in field.

    Natural sound only.

    (Lav.)(Neg. in 286.B.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1663.02
    Media URN:
    60339
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:42:00 / 01:15:15:00
    Canister:
    UN 276 B

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