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  • Short Summary

    German strikers take over Rail HQ during rail strike in Berlin.

  • Description

    Pottsdammer Platz, Berlin, Germany.

    GV. Scene outside the station taken at night of German strikers milling around. An overturned car seen, men turn it back to upright position. More shots of the strikers at night.

    LMS. & MS. Russian army officers at window of building. MS. Russian officer alighting from car. MS. He pushes way through strikers with woman. MS. Russian in doorway talking to crowd of strikers. Strikers outside the building - several shots. Sign on the building 'Reichsbahndirektion'. MS. Two Russian officers walk out. Another looks at the strikers and then walks back through the revolving doors. MS. Car drives off. More shots of the strikers in front of the building and Russian officers coming and going.

    (Mute. Orig. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 11/06/1949.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2276.13
    Media URN:
    65286
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:47:00 / 01:22:34:00
    Canister:
    UN 2201 B

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