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  • Short Summary

    Material related to newsreel story "The Prisoners Come Back (aka German POW's Return)" - 55/82.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "The Prisoners Come Back (aka German POW's Return)" 55/82.

    This sequence has not been seen in the newsreel story. It contains a reception for German officers which was much better prepared. They travel by train, past the border and stop at Herleshausen. Press, flowers, nurses, Red Cross and state officials are all there to greet them, They are offered drinks, food and medical treatment. They are much better treated hen other prisoners. More shots of the prisoners.

    (Lavender.)

    Note: It is interesting that this reception was not featured in the newsreel story.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    549.11
    Media URN:
    31193
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:24:00 / 01:15:06:00
    Canister:
    55/82 L (Selected Originals)

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