• Short Summary

    Good footage of the Deutsches Museum in Munich, Germany.

  • Description

    Munich, Germany.

    Full titles reads: "THE WORLD'S MOST FASCINATING MUSEUM - The famous Deutsches Museum at Munich, contains more than nine miles of exhibits - touching every branch of human knowledge - and is strikingly described by ---------." (Unfortunately part of the title is obscured by the time code).

    L/Ss of the large museum buildings. The commentator says that the exhibits touch "every part of human knowledge." L/S's of people entering the building and looking at the large wheels and cogs on display inside. L/S's of large models of airships and aeroplanes hanging from the ceiling. Good M/S's of a U-boat which has been sliced in half so that members of the public can see how it was constructed.

    Several shots of models of miners at work in a replica mine shaft "so that visitors may study at first hand the problems of this basic industry of the machine age."

    Good L/S of man walking inside large wheel which in turn pumps out water. M/S's of replica models of farm machinery. L/S and M/S's of an old Rumanian (Romanian) water wheel. L/S's of young girl turning a handle on one of the demonstration models.

    L/S and M/S of pendulum moving backwards and forwards releasing sand to show it's "way of movements". Various more shots of the museum including a planetarium which demonstrates the movement of the earth measured against the movement of the other planets in the solar system.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:04:00 / 01:08:30:00
    PT 128

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