• Short Summary

    People occupied in various tasks with the aim of maintaining the city to attract visitors.

  • Description

    Berlin, Germany.

    German commentary, translation on file.

    G.V. The modern looking Hotel Berlin. MS. Chamber maids shake bed linen from windows. MS. Page boys have there hands inspected. MS. A page boy opens car door on front entrance. CU. Two refuse collectors pass by camera. VS. Dustmen sweeping street with CU. broom heads. MS. The bus personnel show off their new spring uniform. VS. The chairs are put out in public gardens. CU. A bear is lying on his back having his stomach washed. CU. A rake head at work raking together rubbish on the beach. GV. Beach with a few piles of rubbish. MS. A sign writer making out signs to be positioned along beach. VS. Three men carry straw beach chairs on their backs. VS. Cars at border points. CU. Live sound interview with motorists on why they are coming into Berlin. LS. A busy Berlin road pans to MS. window of modern building which turns out to be a new swimming pool on the Hohenzollern-dam, a girl in a bikini is visible through glass window and a man walks up and knocks on window. CU. The mans first knocking on glass the girl in bikini turns and looks. MS. The girl in the bikini gets up and walks towards water. MS. A Sea-Lion dives off a rock at zoo and makes large splash. CU. Sea-Lion shaking its head. CU. A young Fawn. CU. Eagles Head. MS. A Berlin Artist Timm at work in the countryside. MS. & CU. A woman who appears to be a model show off their new spring uniform. CU. Water spraying out watering can. VS. Berlin Actress Grete Weiser in her garden under an umbrella she is also watering her flowers. VS. A photographer photographs a fashion model.

    (Comb. F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:36:00 / 01:48:38:00
    UN 3620 E

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