• Short Summary

    Working on reconstruction of Brandenburg Gate in Berlin.

  • Description

    Berlin, Germany.

    GV. & CU. Brandenburg Gate. MS. Roof of Brandenburg Gate, flag flying. Various shots of the men working on sculpture of horses - the famous quadriga. They are to be returned into place. People watching and discussing the plans. More shots of the horses being put at position. LS. Brandenburg Gate surrounded with scaffolding, with notice in foreground (in German) reading "Entering West Berlin".

    Various shots of German dignitaries and mass crowd demonstrating on the other side of the gate in Eastern Germany. Various shots of crowd bearing red flags and banners, dignitaries waving from dais. LS. of "fighting groups" marching.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 03/02/1958. German voiceover.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2588.29
    Media URN:
    69654
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:18:00 / 01:41:14:00
    Canister:
    UN 3048 I

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