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  • Short Summary

    The Planetarium - planet gazing telescope with 119 lenses in Berlin.

  • Description

    Full title (German) reads: "Ein Black in den Himmelsraum ... Das soeben der Offentlichkeit ubergebene Planetarium der Stadt Berlin und sein Leiter Rudolf Wegner".

    A look at multi-lensed telescope - the Planetarium - in German observatory.

    Berlin, Germany.

    Exterior. C/U of man - Rudolf Wegner, the Planetarium's inventor? Various L/Ss of entrance to building with domed roof - an observatory. Shots dissolve into next. Interior. M/S of gigantic telescope with lots of lenses on a rotating globe. C/U of globe - looks very 'science fiction'. M/S of telescope as it moves mechanically.

    Note: see separate record for version 1 of 2.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    660.18
    Media URN:
    26490
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/12/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:52:00 / 01:44:47:00
    Canister:
    G 1355

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