• Short Summary

    Views of the Reichstag fire and its aftermath.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Berlin. Martial law in Germany, follows burning of the Reichstag on eve of fateful General Election."

    Berlin, Germany.

    Exterior night shots of Reichstag fire.

    Interior shots after fire of damaged Reichstag building as firemen damp down the ashes with water hoses.

    Exterior shots - tilt up to show burned out roof / dome of the building.

    More night shots of the burning building.

    More interior shots of the charred remains.

    Exterior shot after fire.

    Shots of German policemen climbing from back of lorry - presumably to enforce martial law."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    699.10
    Media URN:
    6025
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:03:00 / 01:13:15:00
    Canister:
    33/18

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