• Short Summary

    German and American police check vehicles crossing from West to East Berlin.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Restrictions in Berlin tighten, Germany.

    L/S German police checking documents of a civilian driver on the Unten den Linden. M/S police examining car driver's credentials. C/U police examining car drivers credentials. M/S police investigating luggage boot in back of car, they are looking for contraband. L/S Brandenburg Gate. M/S pan from bottom of Brandenburg gate to the top. C/U street sign - "Unten den Linden". M/S American military policemen at control point stopping jeep. C/U American MP. Various shots American cavalry patrol riding through woods.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2262.02
    Media URN:
    65129
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:34:00 / 01:02:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 2067 D

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Reducing this clip's current date range of 1940-49, the road and rail traffic bans to the Russian controlled sector described in this footage occurred in 1948.

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