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  • Short Summary

    Differing May Day celebrations on either side of the divided city of Berlin.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    East and West Berlin, FDR Federal Republic of Germany and DDR German Democratic Republic. May Day celebrations.

    Elevated GV Massed crowds assembled on the Republic Square at the Brandenburg Gate. MS Mayor of West Berlin, Herr Willy Brandt addressing crowd. Shots of the crowd holding banners, and carrying flags. MS Herr Brandt addressing crowd. Various shots, section of crowd. LS Brandt being congratulated after his speech. Elevated GV Massed crowd. LS Huge sign which says 'Freiheit Fur Alle'. LS The Brandenburg gate. LS From the Brandenburg Gate of the East Sector of Berlin showing Russian guards. MS as feet walk past camera. Various shots parade of civilians passing camera. Various shots, as Russian military parade passes by. MS Man with camera.

    (Mute. F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 01/05/1960.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2954.24
    Media URN:
    84914
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:52:00 / 01:40:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 3344 E

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