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  • Short Summary

    Horrific footage of concentration camp victims being transferred to coffins, and funeral.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Germany ?

    Various shots including C/U's of emaciated and decaying bodies dumped in grave. M/S people stood in a cemetery. M/S as bodies are carried and laid out on grass. C/Us of the bodies. M/S as clergyman touches them and blesses them. M/S of the bodies in front of rows of coffins. Various shots as they are carried over and placed in coffins. L/S as German men, women and children are made to walk past in line and look at the bodies in the coffins. Various shots including C/U's of bodies in big pit with flies crawling over them. M/S as they are carried out. Various shots of the bodies. L/S as people gather in graveyard beside church. M/S group of women. M/S lines of coffins with lids on. Various shots as the clergyman conducts mass funeral service. Various shots of the people gathered there.

    Cataloguer's note: very disturbing footage, the location is unclear the bodies look to be those of concentration camp victims.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2024.15
    Media URN:
    62453
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:15:00 / 01:55:37:00
    Canister:
    UN 1191 E

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