• Short Summary

    Western Germany builds another section to her famous Autobahn network.

  • Description

    Hamburg to Hanover Autobahn, Federal Republic of Germany (Western Germany).

    GV. Pan as truck passes down dual carriage way to see workmen preparing new road (title super over). GV. Machine coming towards camera pushing material. CU. Driver. SCU. Concrete mixing machine. CU. Trucks being fed by mixing machine. SV. Operator pulling lever to load trucks. CU. Mixer opening and loading truck. GV. Pan, workers working on road (repeat of title shot). GV. Machines working on road. CU. Material being dumped onto road. SCU. Back shot, operator on machine. CU. Machine levelling material on road (2 shots). SCU. Machine pressing down material on road surface. CU. Machine pressing down material on road surface, pan down to road. SCU. Men walking past camera with reinforced steel. SCU. Men laying metal on road. CU. Driver of machine. CU. Machine levelling material on road surface (2 shots). GV. Machine working on road. CU Machine working. GV. Man operating machinery. CU Man working. GV. Workman hosing down road.

    (Lav.) (Orig D)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    559.03
    Media URN:
    31565
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/12/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:08:00 / 01:03:07:00
    Canister:
    55/102

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