• Short Summary

    Hitler and Mussolini meet for talks in a railway carriage in the Italian Alps.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Dictators Meet At Brenner Pass."

    Brenner Pass, Italy.

    VS of Benito Mussolini (Il Duce) with his chiefs of staff, incl. Count Galeazzo Ciano, meeting Adolf Hitler (the Fuhrer) on a railway station at the Brenner Pass where Hitler comes by train from Austria. Hitler is accompanied by Joachim von Ribbentrop.

    The dictators inspect guards on the platform and then have a conference in the train.

    Mussolini shake hands and salutes and Hitler leaves again for Germany.

    See material in Time To Remember 1939.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1045.27
    Media URN:
    20817
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:12:00 / 01:35:57:00
    Canister:
    40/26

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The meeting seen here took place on 18th March 1940.

    "on a railway station at the Brenner Pass" - this is the station at Brennero.

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