New bridge connecting Germany and Denmark opened by Danish King and German President.
Western Germany / Denmark.
Travelling shot from a car driving along the very modern bridge which has just been opened over the Fehmarnsund. Bridge connects the German mainland with Fehmarn Island. CU. Map showing geographical position of the bridge. Air view of the bridge. Air views of new motorway being built in Denmark. Aerial view, large harbour. Aerial view, large ferry boat. MS. Crowd watching opening ceremony. Various shots of King Frederik of Denmark and President of Federal Republic of Germany Dr Lubke going aboard Danish ferryboat for inauguration of new route to Scandinavian countries from Germany. MLS. Ferryboat "King Frederik" leaving quay. LS. King Frederik and President Lubke on the bridge of the boat. Various shots of the ceremony taking place in the boat. MS. Children waving flags. GV. Train moving across new bridge. BCU. King Frederik and President Lubke. Various shots of traffic moving across bridge.
Date found in the old record - 15/05/1963.