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    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unknown or unclear.

    Cuts from newsreel 49/42 - railway strike in Berlin, Germany.

    M/S of truck, which is one of those used to transport people in place of train during rail strike. M/S of police climbing on to back of truck as it drives off. L/S of party of Russians waiting outside Charlottenburg station. L/S of police and civilians outside entrance to station. M/S of Russian police walking down station subway steps. Shots of the deserted station with one man patrolling platform.

    Strikers running as Russian police, firing, attempt to regain the station. Strikers running across bridge. Shots of people going into doorway, sheltering from bullets. M/S of lorry load of police in helmets. C/U of striker holding injured hand. Wounded man being carried away on stretcher and placed on truck which drives off.

    British military police chatting to Russians. Police holding back crowds. Russian police in consultation. People walking around outside station entrance; pan up to name - 'Charlottenburg'. Strikers running out of station. Men walking along deserted railway track. Striker running along road and towards station in attempt to regain it. Strikers throwing stones.

    Man paying driver of lorry. Civilians stepping up into lorry. C/U of 'Zoo - Wansee'. chalked on side of lorry. C/U pan down from man's face to money transaction taking place with travellers. Woman stepping up into lorry, back of lorry being put into position and driving off. C/U of feet of civilians, who cannot afford the exorbitant prices charged by the lorries walking along. C/U of man's feet and stick walking along. M/S of lorry loaded with people driving along. C/U of woman's feet walking along.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:16:00 / 01:07:59:00
    UN 2134 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 2134 D
  • Appears in...

    Religion & Politics
    (Ep.4) Derelict Railways (Ep.6) Abandoned Railways The Cold War
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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