• Short Summary

    Documentary film about the last months of WWII - end of fighting in Europe and Far East.

  • Description

    Pathe have rights to clips in Time to Remember programmes but not to commentary or whole programme as screened.

    Reel 3.

    01:41:57 Start of Part Two titles.

    01:42:05 Aerial views over devastated German steel works and factories in the Ruhr. VS of people in defeated Germany. A Russian woman directs traffic in occupied Berlin. VS slow beginnings of reconstruction work. Children play on anti-aircraft gun.

    01:43:16 VS of allied soldiers buying things on black market. Police swoop to round up black marketeers. VS people queuing for cinema.

    01:44:17 Bodies from concentration camp are loaded onto truck. Sick camp survivors convalesce in hospital. Holocaust survivors eat. Survivors climb onto trucks to take them away. People watch as Allied flame throwers set light to sleeping blocks at death camp.

    01:45:00 VS of people seated outside cafes in occupied Berlin. Russian troops march in their sector. British troops also march in joint ceremony.

    End of Reel Three.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2253.07
    Media URN:
    75723
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    hd film id:
    HD39.03
    hd tape id:
    HD39
    hd time in:
    01:13:26:00
    hd time out:
    01:16:57:03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:57:00 / 01:45:30:00
    Canister:
    TTR

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