• Short Summary

    Foreign Secretary Lord Home visits West Berlin and sees the Berlin Wall.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Lord Home sees wall".

    Berlin, West Germany.

    L/S Brandenburg gate. Low angle shot statue on top of the gate. C/U British Foreign Secretary Lord Home's car arriving. C/U Lord Home getting out of car and shaking hands with Willy Brandt, Mayor of West Berlin. C/U Brandt pointing out something to Lord Home. L/S the Brandenburg gate with sign on right of picture: "You Are Now Leaving The British Sector".

    C/U looking over the wall at East German soldier standing by one of the pillars of the gate. Angle shot East German soldier looking from shelter on top of the gate. L/S Lord Home and Mayor Brandt walking towards camera surrounded crowds. L/S looking along section of the Berlin Wall. C/U part of the wall at corner camera pans to look down the street to show a barrier across the road.

    L/S East German soldiers near the barrier. G/V crowds around Lord Home and Mayor Brandt. G/V West Berlin Town Hall. Interior: C/U Lord Home signing the Golden Book, Willy Brandt is on the right of picture. C/U Army Officer. C/U Mayor Brandt presenting Lord Home with a small "Bell of Freedom" and a commemorative plate.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1709.09
    Media URN:
    53099
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/01/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:43:00 / 01:10:57:00
    Canister:
    62/5

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