• Short Summary

    American newsreel item showing how elections for new mayor split Berlin into West and East.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Title reads: "Key elections split Berlin".

    Build up to key elections that split Berlin, Germany.

    Panning aerial shot of the city. L/S two women walking down road. M/S fences sealing off the Russian sector from the West. Various shots election posters being stuck up, good view of Brandenburg Gate in background. Various night shots Berlin's Mayor, Louise Schroeder, waving to crowd. L/S an election rally inside a hall. C/U speaker speaking to meeting.

    Date given on old record is 08/11/1948.

    Please note: this item is identical to UN 2049 G - see separate record for details.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2240.14
    Media URN:
    74452
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:13:00 / 01:25:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 2040 B

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