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    Revolution in Berlin at end of First World War.

  • Description

    Revolution in Berlin, Germany.

    End of First World War. GV looking out over square; large crowds in street near Brandenburg Gate; demonstrators w/ placards march. DS; closer of crowd; pan over. DS crowd swarming; corner of building; man hanging onto lamppost is speaking - or shouting - & waving arm. Another DS crowd. Closer shot part of crowd - people see cameras & look up; man in uniform holds up small child; woman in FG waves; 2 young men to left of her make faces; sticking out their tongues. Very hazy shot people on wall; with big German monument; horse statues etc.

    CU Man & woman stand posing for camera; she speaks - uncertain identity (politician; such as Ebert; leader of Social Democrats?) DS crowd moving along with demonstrators; who wave dark flags & signs (illegible). Closer DS people walking by to rt. CU 2 American soldiers - 1 African-American - talking & smiling. Group of US officers and soldiers pose in front of German official building. Another group of Americans pose w/ banner 'The Stars and Stripes Forever'.

    World War One; aftermath.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1924.04
    Media URN:
    73394
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:11:00 / 01:04:46:00
    Canister:
    ON 143 K

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