Documentary film about events of 1941, on the Eastern Front and at Pearl Harbour.
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01:14:05 Start of Part Two Titles.
01:14:14 VS Russian street scenes. People read newspapers. Signing of Anglo-Soviet agreement in Vyacheslav Molotov's office in Moscow. Assembled in the office are Molotov, Lieutenant General Mason MacFarlane, Air Vice Marshal Collier, Sir Stafford Cripps and Joseph Stalin. Horsemen in Mongolia are told about the invasion. VS of Soviets leaving to join the forces. VS of large number of people building road. Soviet troops leave from railway station.
01:15:24 VS of German troops advancing through wheat fields. Shots of Soviet Prisoners of War (POWs). German troops march in opposite direction. VS of damaged Russian war material. VS of German soldiers advancing through bomb damaged town. VS of street fighting. A German film cameraman is with the troops.
01:16:36 VS of British troops advancing in Persia /Iran. Shot of linking up with Russian troops. VS of equipment unloaded in Persian ports and loaded onto railway for Russia.
01:17:20 Long lines of Soviet troops retreating. Scorched Earth tactics begin used. Germans advance past abandoned vehicles. Russian POWs. VS of Adolf Hitler inspecting troops near the Eastern Front. German troops held up on road. VS of Leningrad under siege. CU dead child. VS of civilians in streets. Germans fire artillery. VS of factories and foundries in Russia still working. Guns and ammunition being made. VS of Russian partisans attacking. A fighter picks up his dead comrade's gun. Russian women attack a collaborator with sticks. A firing squad shoot and their target falls dead. Russian troops fighting, including woman soldier.
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