• Short Summary

    Soviet troops blow up Hitler's former Chancellery, Berlin, Germany.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Title reads: "The end of the house that Hitler built".

    Russian troops blow up Hitler's former Chancellery, Berlin, Germany.

    L/S chancellery, taken through doorway. Interior L/S of chancellery with officials looking around. M/S balcony outside chancellery, where Adolf Hitler used to speak from. Panning C/U hole, showing Russian soldier planting dynamite inside wall (2 shots). L/S chancellery blowing up, wall collapsing. L/S walls collapsing in explosion. L/S chancellery showing ground explosions and whole building collapsing. L/S chancellery after explosion.

    Date given on old record is 17/02/1949.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2260.10
    Media URN:
    65115
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:52:00 / 01:27:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 2065 D

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