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  • Short Summary

    West German Premier Dr. Roder witnesses last car to pass through Saar-German border.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Saar / German border abolished, West Germany (Federal Republic of Germany).

    LS cars passing through border line. CU map of area being marked with pencil. CU pile of bricks, pan to mechanical grab. CU of man digging on side of road, pan to traffic passing. LS large house. Various shots of cars passing through border line.

    Various shots street scenes: shoppers, shop windows, tram passing. West German Prime Minister Dr. Roder opening Saar-German border for the last time. LS car passing through border at night.

    LS & CU bank building. MS people queuing to enter bank. CU passport on table, pan to girl typing. Various shots of hands laying money on table - exchanging currencies? Various shots of workmen sitting by road drinking and eating.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:42:00 / 01:05:27:00
    UN 3244 H

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