Footage of life in Berlin after the Second World War. Germany.
Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.
L/Ss of workers (men and women) clearing rubble away from streets. Various shots of workers pushing cart full of rubble along rail lines. More shots of stone being thrown into the cart. L/Ss of Olympic stadium. L/Ss of cathedral. M/Ss of people climbing on a tram. L/Ss of statue. M/S of Brandenberg Gate. C/U of sign which reads, 'YOU ARE NOW LEAVING BRITISH SECTOR. Several shots of statues. Several shots of chariot racing, large crowds watching.
L/Ss and M/Ss of people looking around street market stalls. M/Ss of Union Jack, Stars and Stripes, the Tricolour and the Hammer and Sickle flags flying. More good shots of street life, people sitting outside cafes etc. Shots of signposts. Several shots so buildings. Good M/Ss of young blonde woman looking in shop windows.
M/Ss of the woman trying on shoes in shoe shop. She walks out of shop with package. M/Ss of woman sitting down on bench looking at new shoes. Shots of the same woman at flower stall. She buys a bouquet and hands over three cigarettes as payment. L/S woman walking down street.
Cataloguer's note: This item appears to be identical to UN 1232 A on Pathe Master Tape *PM2036*.