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  • Short Summary

    Germans honour the dead at Plotzensee prison in Berlin.

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    Berlin, Germany.

    CU. Ribbons bearing words of commemoration on wreath. LS. Relatives of the dead entering the Plotzensee prison gates carrying wreaths. LS. City Councillor Hilde Korber (German actress) speaks to deputies and relatives of the dead, & MS. LS. Outside the place of execution. Garlands and wreaths on ground. Town Councillor, Mrs Ehlert, speaking. MS. Mrs Ehlert speaking. LS. Crowd - three shots. MS. Listeners, all men. LS. Mrs Ehlert speaking. MS. Crowd. LS. Mrs. Ehlert speaking. LS. Wreaths and garlands being taken inside execution chamber - various shots. LS. Crowd outside place of execution, people coming out. LS. Interior of execution chamber. MS. Wreaths and garlands piled inside execution chamber. LS. Church, location unknown. LS. Crowds carrying wreaths. Several shots of the relatives of executed persons walking by. SCU. Pan up to wrecked prison. MS. Rear view of band playing. LS. Armoured car passing.

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    Date found in the old record - 16/09/1948.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:41:00 / 01:17:11:00
    UN 2028 A

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