• Short Summary

    German Protestants hold a huge outdoor rally in Frankfurt.

  • Description

    Frankfurt, West Germany.

    SV. Sign erected in the middle of the street and on it is written "Lasset euch versohnen mit Gott" with a drawing of a hand beside it. SV. A structure erected in the middle of the street on which bells are pealing. GV. Gathering. GV. Thousands of people gathering. CU. Man and woman sitting with thousands of people listening. CU. Two men sitting listening, thousands sitting behind them, one is a priest. SCU. Group of seated people listening. SCU. More people, with thousands seated behind them, sitting listening. SV. CU. Big bells ringing. CU. Flag flying with big cross on it. SV. Bishop Debalius, President of the Evangelical Church, speaking (natural sound, English translation red by comentator over it): "Look down in mercy O God, upon our divided people... Thou canst restore our freedom again unto us. We pray Thee, bring peace to the world and let the day soon come when we shall once more be united". The speech is spoken over the following shots - GV. Bishop speaking. GV. People listening. SCU. Woman listening in background. CU. Japanese man listening. CU. Black man listening. Speech ends here. GV. Thousands of people starting to sing. SCU. & SV. People in crowd singing. GV. Thousands singing, pan up to show large cross erected just behind platform from which Bishop was speaking.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:25:00 / 01:02:36:00

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