Material related to newsreel stories "Adenauer in Moscow" - 55/73 & "Adenauer Talks End in Moscow" - 55/75.
Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for stories "Adenauer in Moscow" - 55/73 & "Adenauer Talks End in Moscow" - 55/75.
Cuts contain visual coverage of Dr Adenauer's visit to Moscow. Some of material is used for two newsreel stories: "Adenauer in Moscow" issue 55/73 and "Adenauer Talks End in Moscow" issue 55/75. Two American stories covering this visit are also in cuts.
Part one - Arrival. Mute.
GV. Aircraft standing on a runway, group of soldiers marching towards. AS. Airport building sign reads Moscow (in Russian). GV. Airport, Russian soldiers lined up, & SV. SV. Bulganin and company walking out to meet aircraft. GV. Bulganin and Adenauer inspecting troop. SCU. Bulganin showing Adenauer around. CU. Member of the band playing trumpet. SCU. Adenauer at the airport giving speech in front of camera. SV. Band playing and troops parading past. CU. Bulganin and Adenauer. SV. Troops marching past them, & CU. AV. Airport building. SCU. Adenauer and Bulganin walking round airport, &. SCU. Adenauer gets in car. SV. Car drives away.
Part Two - Arrival & Official Part of Visit - American Story. Sound.
GV. Aircraft coming in to land with soldiers lined up in foreground. SV. Plane, group of people round it. Adenauer alighting. CU. Bulganin shakes hands with Adenauer. SV. Group including the above, two men walking round aerodrome, & LV. GV. Party travels through Moscow - shot from car of Moscow street. Various close-up shots of people. SV. Bulganin Khruschev Molotov Adenauer, all assembling for meeting. CU. Molotov. GV The conference room. SV. Bulganin and company sitting down. SCU. Adenauer sitting at table. SV. Bulganin and company sitting at table.
Part Three - Sightseeing, Departure & Return to Germany - American Story. Sound.
Title scene "Adenauer Home from Mission to Moscow". SV. Building in Moscow. SV. Bulganin and Adenauer, & CU. SV. Bulganin and Adenauer on their way to Ballet. GV. Pan, interior of Bolshoi Theatre. SCU. Bulganin and Adenauer sitting down in box, several dignitaries behind them. GV. Ballet going on - Romeo and Juliet. SCU. Bulganin and Adenauer applauding. SV. Adenauer's villa in Moscow. SV. Adenauer and Bulganin on the porch of the villa. SV. People looking on. SCU. The two of them shaking hands. SCU. Malenkov and Adenauer. LV. Cologne Airport, aircraft taxiing to standstill. CU. Plane coming to standstill. SV. Crowds waving. SV. Adenauer walking from aircraft waving. He is surrounded by people. SCU. Adenauer being embraced by woman. SV. Adenauer's car leaving, & CU.
Part Four - Visit. Mute.
SV. Adenauer and Bulganin walking with various people at Adenauer's villa. CU. Small children inspecting Adenauer's car, & CU. looking at flag on car. GV. Russian building. SV. Adenauer's car arriving. CU. Name plate outside the building "Gostinica Sovietskaya". SV. Officials arriving at conference. SV. More officials arriving. SCU. Inside conference room, Bulganin Khruschev, Molotov. SV. Adenauer talking to Russian officials. SV. Adenauer sitting down at table. SV. Russian officials sitting down. SCU. Bulganin and Molotov. SV. Khruschev Bulganin and Molotov, panning to Adenauer SCU. Bulganin, Molotov.
SCU. Adenauer panning along table showing other officials. SCU. Three Russian leaders, & SCU. & LV. & LV. Pan. SCU. Adenauer. LV. Officials piling out of conference room, & SCU. Bulganin. LV. Towards and pan, Adenauer's car. Various shots of Moscow, street scenes, architecture, churches, Kremlin etc., CU. Russian officer. LV. Adenauer arriving. SV. Russian women watching. LV. Adenauer and officials going up steps. GV. interior of church. SV. Street scene - pan to building. GV. Russian street with big bell (the one ordered by Peter the Great and never used). LV. Bell with people round it. SV. People standing outside building which has old fashioned guns round it, & SV. LV. Adenauer and other officials coming out of building and down steps, & LV.
Part Five - Visit. Mute.
GV. Bolshoi Theatre. SCU. Placard outside reading (in Russian): "Romeo and Juliet", Music S. S. Prokofiev, tonight 10th September, etc.,. LV. Through a door into street - a nice fountain seen. Uniformed Russian man (police officer or security guard) inside Bolshoi Theatre ushering crowd back. SCU. Crowd looking on. SV. Officials arriving. LV. On balcony, Bulganin, Adenauer and other officials. LV. Bulganin, Adenauer and company walking along, Bulganin shakes hands with a man carrying camera (could be reporter). AS chandelier, pan down into theatre. SV. Bulganin and Adenauer in their box clapping. LV. Artists on the stage bowing. LV. All the audience standing, applauding. SV. Romeo and Juliet bowing and disappearing behind curtain. SV. Leaders applauding. TV. Pan, the audience.
Part Six - Departure. Mute.
GV. Russian street scene, & GV. LV. Street scene. LV. Street scene, horsemen going across street, & LV. SV. Military formation standing to attention with guns - Guard of Honour at Moscow airport, & SCU.& CU. SCU. Pan, Guard of Honour, several shots. LV. Towards camera, whole body of men marching, & SBV. SCU. Russian soldiers with plane in background. GV. Airport, officials in the background. CU. Soldiers standing to attention with fixed bayonets, aircraft in background. SV. Troops lined up, Adenauer inspecting them, & LV. GV. People watching and soldiers march past. LV. Soldiers marching past. AS. Airport building. SV. Officials - Adenauer, Bulganin and others walking towards aircraft, & LV. LV. Adenauer goes up steps of plane and turns and waves.