Views of Americans in West Berlin; then scenes of East Berlin soldiers in a parade in East Germany
Life of Americans in enclave in West Berlin. American children at United States Army community school in West Berlin. American music being played on radio as youth dance to rock and roll tunes. American soldiers on duty outside the United States Headquarters in West Berlin. In East Berlin soldiers including Russian comrades march and salute. Nikita Khrushchev arrives at an airport in Berlin and greets East German leader Walter Ulbricht with an embrace and hand shake. East Berliners move as refugees to refugee camps in the western half of Berlin, to escape East German communist rule. Khrushchev and other Soviet leaders pounding fists on a table at a diplomatic gathering. Location: Berlin Germany. Date: 1961.
East German Soldier's Decision to Defect
At a cemetery in East Berlin, a young soldier on guard duty thinks about defecting to West Berlin. An elderly woman speaks to him through the gate. He leans against the cemetery entrance wall and thinks.
“Pushpa” - Interview – 74th Berlinale International Film Festival
BERLIN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 17: (INTERVIEW) Allu Arjun on being one of India's most successful actors, that he's very proud, but also feels very responsible, that audiences expect a lot and he doesn't want to waste their time, energy or money but he does want to bring joy to people at “Pushpa” - Interview – 74th Berlinale International Film Festival at Berlinale Palast on February 17, 2024 in Berlin, Germany. (Footage by Ming Yeung/Getty Images)
TF1 20 hours: [program of February 23, 2007]
TF1 News (Private - August 1982 ->)
Title reads: "BERLIN HOLDS BRITISH WEEK". <br/> <br/>Berlin, Germany. <br/> <br/>L/S British flags (Union Jacks) flying in main street in Berlin. M/S Coat of Arms and signs; "Britische Wochen Berlin 1962". L/S and angle shot British flags flying in Berlin. C/U Willy Brandt Mayor of Berlin. L/S British military band marching through main street. M/S crowds watching. L/S massed crowds marching along street following the band. M/S President Lubke of West Germany (Dr. Lubke) talking to a British officer. <br/> <br/>L/S visiting British policeman on point duty in the centre of Berlin Square. M/S British policeman directing traffic. M/S cars coming towards camera. Various shots British policeman directing traffic. C/U British policeman, a German reporter interviews him (natural sound). The British bobby says how much he has enjoyed his visit in Berlin. <br/> <br/>
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History of Nazi Germany Part 1,2,3
01:59:42:25>>>B/W 1937 ZOOM IN from book on table, entitled The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany by William L. Shirer. Germany, 1937. VS Nazi youth blowing long horns, with swastika flags attached, over mountains and in stadium (Triumph of the Will ?) Nazi parade, pageant almost, through city streets. Excellent shots of Nazi soldiers, or knights, on horseback in medieval (jousting) costume, some goose-stepping. VS nighttime parades by torch light, Hitler salutes. Excellent shot of thousands of torch bearers marching into stadium in formation to create swastika. Title card and credits roll. 02:02:33:23>>>B/W 1940s 1970s Part 1 - The Rise to Power WS entrance to Dachau concentration camp, lined by poplar trees (1970's ?). VS memorial camp - numbered stones mark where barracks used to be, security posts, guard towers, barbed wire fences, children and adults tour the camp. CU stone marker, Execution Range with Blood Ditch. Sign hanging on railings, KREMATORIUM. PAN INT crematorium ovens. Excellent shots of massive crowds cheering Hitler, good CUs - police control masses with good humor - Hitler waves from convertible, and balcony. INT, CU Hitler speaking from podium, good. 02:05:28:12>>>B/W 1900s - 1940s VS Hitler's hometown of Braunau, on the Danube, Austria. MS of inn where Hitler was born. MS and CU entrance to Benediction monastery in Lambach where Hitler attended school. Picturesque shot of Linz on Danube river. VS Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna, INT and EXT, good. ZOOM IN hostel where Hitler lived, Vienna. VS mass demonstrations in Vienna, pre-WWI. 02:09:18:09>>>B/W 1910s - 1920s MS Glockenspiel and mechanical clock, brief PAN Munich skyline. Parade through Munich, men carry large pretzel with ribbons attached. Excellent montage of party spirit in Munich (circa 1920s), beer drinking, musicians, beer hall, beer maids, dancing and singing. Montage of German industry, good - smoke stacks, ship building, zeppelin, airplane takes off. 02:10:25:07 BW 1910s VS Kaiser Wilhelm II reviewing troops, good. 02:11:30:01>>>B/W 1910s Excellent life in the trenches, WWI. Topless soldier washes himself, guard walks through trench during snow. PAN and VS bombed and rain-soaked landscape with soldier making his way through trench, dead bodies in mud and pools of water (good example of carnage of war / environmental desolation / destruction). 02:12:05:22>>>B/W 1918 1918, Erich Ludendorff and Paul von Hindenburg pose (they look very similar), good. Both military leaders walk towards CAM. VS defeated German soldiers return from WWI, walking along country roads, across fields and bridges, helping wounded comrades - good. 02:13:02:00>>>B/W 1900s - 1940s Weimar Republic leaders, Friedrich Ebert and Philipp Scheidemann, good. VS Versailles and signing of Treaty. 02:13:55:28>>>B/W 1920s Post-WWI, British search German civilians at checkpoint in Rhineland, British-occupied territory. VS poverty in industrial town - woman and children scavenge through mound of earth. VS bread lines, soup lines, soup kitchen - German depression. VS civil and political unrest on streets. 02:18:11:17>>>B/W 1930s 1930s - Hitler, dressed in suit, leans out of window, looking a march below. Hitler stands with crowd in street. PAN Ludwig Bridge, Munich. CAM retraces route to famous beerhall putsch through desolate Munich - through Isator and Isar gates, past City Hall. HA of Munich Infantry School in snow. MS armed guards on duty by road block with barbed wire, during Hitler's trial. CU Ludendorf greeted as he gets of out car on his way to trail. PAN, EXT Landsberg prison, Munich, where Hitler served nine months of five-year term. Pages from Mein Kampf transposed over moving images of German soldiers, non-German peasants, Hitler speech, corpse. 02:22:40:17>>>B/W 1900s - 1940s Good life in Germany montage - busy streets, traffic, cafes, stores, workers eating lunch, men fishing. Rhineland no longer occupied - Germans march through streets. 02:23:37:02>>>B/W 1900s - 1940s VS German President, Paul Von Hindenburg, in countryside with children, being presented with flowers by girl who makes curtsy, CU with trees in BG, good. 02:23:57:22>>>B/W 1900s - 1940s MS Hitler's chalet at Berchtesgaden. 02:25:53:28>>>B/W 1900s - 1940s EXT Nazi Party HQ, Munich. INT, Max Amann, publisher of Volkischer Beobachter, works at desk. VS workers in office, distribution of newspaper, men in uniform at table, working - very busy. MS men reading newspaper on wall. Train full of young Nazi members arrives for rally at Nuremberg - VS happy Nazis, Hitler Youth, making their way to rally, raising arms in salute, smiling and waving. Band plays on sidewalk as Nazi Party members march through streets, little boy waves baton. Women offer soldiers water from pail. Hitler performs banner ritual by joining beer hall putsch banners with off new Nazi banners (he looks demonic in this footage), excellent. 02:28:19:27>>>B/W 1929 Montage of depression in Germany, 1929. Unemployed men stand on line, gate closes on German factory, jobless and homeless people on street, begging, PAN handling, searching through garbage. Symbolic shot of man, in silhouette, standing still as large gates close before him. VS communist protest marches, banners, good. Excellent shots of communist speakers at huge rallies. Excellent shots of Nazi parade through crowded streets - marchers kick at, and push hecklers. Violence erupts along sidelines, punching and brawling. VS street violence, riots, unrest between Nazis and communists. 02:30:36:00>>>B/W 1930 German president, Paul von Hindenburg walking along street with can - joined by three girls who kiss him on his cheek. LA EXT shot of parliament building, Dem Deutschen Volke. 1930, Nazis salute as they enter building after winning one sixth of German vote - Goering enters, Goebbels smiles as he gets out of car and enters. Excellent shot of von Hindenburg making announcement that he will run for president again. VS Hitler's presidential election campaign - campaign workers hand out leaflets, collect contributions, CU supporter wears Hitler badge on lapel. Hitler campaigns, speaks at rally, to industrialists in Dusseldorf. Social Democratic cartoon satires Hitler's deal with capitalists. 02:34:08:00>>>B/W 1932 February, 1932. VS Hitler's propaganda campaign - truck drives through streets hurling literature at pedestrians. Tracking shot along city street with stark Hitler posters. Hindenburg election truck drives on city street. Chancellor Bruning makes speech and his supporters cheer. VS Hitler's campaign tour - good aerials shots of unidentified German city. Hitler walks amongst the masses, waving, saluting, shaking hands, at huge rally. CU Hitler in profile as he makes speech. VS election day - people go to vote - campaign workers wear placards like sandwich boards, excellent. INT Hindenburg voting. Clean up after election, CU sweeping posters from street. Hindenburg receives crowd's applause upon victory. VS Hitler post-election defeat. Good CU Hitler with Goering, Rohm - all wearing suits. 02:39:33:19>>>B/W 1933 VS nighttime celebration, fire works, for Hitler's new position as Chancellor, 1933. WA shot of torch-bearing throng. Swastika symbol lit up. Nazis march through streets in celebration. VS spotlight on Hitler who waves from window as Nazis march with torches below. 02:40:58:08>>>B/W 1900s - 1940s Excellent montage of Third Reich - Nazi members march through city street, Brown Shirts carry Swastika flag and chant from truck, argue with civilians, chant slogans with civilians on street. VS huge bonfire - burning of books ? 02:41:53:29 BW 1930s 1940s Excellent shots of couple roller-skating with Swastika flags around perimeter of outdoor rink. Folk dancing. CU Goering laughing heartily, surrounded by Nazi officers and sitting with woman (wife ?) Goering raises beer mug and drinks as crowd about his salute. 02:42:27:19>>>B/W 1930s 1940s Excellent goose-steeping Nazi troops, marching through city. Nighttime Nazi rally, Nuremberg, Hitler salutes, Hess stands next to him. 02:43:12:27>>>B/W 1933 PART TWO: THE ROAD TO WAR 1933, VS Nazi party parade in rain with spectators, good. INT Chancellor Adolf Hitler with members of cabinet, some seated, some standing behind leaders. Goering sits next to Hitler. Hitler stands beside Hindenburg in parliament, shouts, and those present respond and salute. Hindenburg shakes Hitler's hand, good. VS German communist party street demonstration, march, with banners, flags. VS large showy Nazi storm trooper funeral after clash with communist - Hitler and top ranking Nazis attend. MS Goebbels and Goering marching in funeral cortege. Feb 27, 1933, VS Reichstag in flames - aftermath of Reichstag fire - Hitler stands amid ruins. VS INT special session of parliament where Hitler is granted special powers - Hitler speaks from podium, good. VS SA police blocking street, patrolling park area, giving directions. Army brass band on horseback parades through city street. Various WA shots of SA drilling, CU men, good. VS Ernst Rohm, leader of the SA, excellent. VS Hindenburg's funeral, Hitler in attendance, good. CU coffin with soldier's helmet and swords on top. VS army swearing oath of allegiance to new leader, Hitler, excellent shots, CUs and pans. Army choir sings, Hitler and Goering watch from window. 02:51:53:08>>>B/W 1934 1934, excellent material of Hitler speaking to mass gathering of Germans, shows off his oratory style very effectively, and crowds response. Nazi banners and flags hang from building over street. Sign on building's facade, Ein Fuhrer. Hitler digs with shovel. MS train speeding along track, Teue dem Fuhrer written across one car. Hitler snips ribbon to open autobahn. Hitler talks to man, puts his hands on his shoulders. Dirigible with swastika printed on it. 02:54:42:26>>>B/W 1930s 1940s Women file past Goebbels, who smiles at them. Brief shot of Hess nodding at woman filing past him. Goering touches woman's, or child's face, brief. Hitler puts money into collection can ? VS Nazi Christmas party - children are offered toys. Excellent shot of Goebbels blowing into harmonica and then offering it to boy. Goering laughs out loud surrounded by children and Santa Claus. German industry montage - excellent. 02:55:32:05>>>B/W 1930s 1940s Wow! Hitler being driven though stadium in Volkswagen Beetle prototype. 02:55:51:04>>>B/W 1930s 1940s Excellent shots of Nazi Utopian plans for model city. INT museum, PAN nude sculptures of ideal man. Hitler and entourage tour museum, look at art work. 02:56:54:11>>>B/W 1930s 1940s Truck-load of Brown Shirts drive through city street with young men cycling alongside of them. They chant and carry swastika flag. CU sign with skull and cross bones, ACHTUNG JUDEN. Anti-Semitism. Brief shot of people pasting paper signs on wall. 00:59:52:28>>>B/W 1930s 1940s MSP-6 ACHTUNG JUDEN sign. VS Germans paste anti-Semitic posters on wall, surrounded by children who watch. Brown shirts picket outside of Jewish establishment. Anti- Semitic signs in Jewish shop window. Star of David painted on store window, people gathered outside, gawking. Group of brown shirts and other young men chant. 01:00:08:16>>>B/W 1930s 1940s CU uniformed Nazis and university students throw books, written by Jews, or other threatening authors, on bonfires. Nazi officers sit and sing as fire burns. 01:00:54:18>>>B/W 1930s 1940s PAN mountain range, Berchtesgaden. Eva Braun picking flowers in field, good. Braun is playfully thrown into water by male friends. Hitler with Braun and others in large drawing room. 01:02:27:06>>>B/W 1930s 1940s CU boys in band playing drums, brief. Montage of Hitler Youth, from very young boys drilling and wrestling to CU of adolescents standing to attention, good. VS Nuremberg rally from Triumph of the Will. 01:03:45:28>>>B/W 1930s 1940s Foreign diplomats visit Hitler, includes Vatican, or Roman Catholic representative. VS Hitler welcomes International visitors and politicians at the Reich's new chancellery in Berlin - EXT and INT shots, good. Hitler reviews military display and drill - artillery guns, air power, tanks and infantry. Ambassador von Ribbentrop, sitting on couch, reads statement to subdue British worries about German militarization. ZOOM IN map of Europe, highlighting countries Hitler is interested in. 01:05:48:02>>>B/W 1936 Invasion of Rhineland, March 7, 1936. German troops march across bridge, advance through town in horse- drawn wagons, on horseback, watched by civilians, good. HA PAN Vienna. Austrians welcome Nazi emissary, crowds lining street, cheer. MS Hans Frank, standing with other men, speaking with conviction. VS street violence and unrest in Austria. MS Austrian chancellor, Kurt von Schuschnigg. German soldier stands guard at Berchtesgaden, swastika flag hangs over balcony. Schuschnigg defies Hitler, but later resigns - MS Schuschnigg independence campaign posters on van, workers hurl literature from moving truck, CU poster Ein Freies Osterreich? Ja! VS Hitler claims Austria, March 12, 1938 - Hitler stands and salutes and waves from convertible. Children are brought to him from sidelines, offering flowers. Hitler smiles, surrounded by children, handing him flowers. 01:08:56:04>>>B/W 1938 INT propaganda ministry, Berlin. CU sign, Vorfuhrung Eintritt verboten - WOCHENSCHAU VS refugees leaving Czechoslovakia (VO says they're faked). German troop mobilization at border. Passenger train streaks across German countryside. British Prime Minister Chamberlain walks with Hitler at Berchtesgaden for talks. VS truck load of arms delivered to Nazis in Sudetenland. Chamberlain is greeted by Hitler for second meeting. PAN packed stadium for huge Nazi rally - banner reads Ein Volk Ein Reich Ein Fuhrer! WS Hitler speaking at podium. VS newspaper headlines, England. British, French and Czech troops mobilize. CU Chamberlain making statement at airport before final meeting with Hitler. Says, When I was a little boy I used to repeat, if at first you don't succeed, try, try, try again. That's what I'm doing. Appeasement. INT Hitler, Mussolini, Goering, and other Nazis chat and laugh. Chamberlain arrives for Munich conference. Premier Daladier of France climbs stairs to conference, shakes hands with Hitler who stands next to Mussolini. PAN of room, Hitler sits on couch while Goering, Mussolini, Chamberlain and others mill about. VS signing of Munich pact, September 30, 1938. Hitler leaves meeting, and building. Tanks roll along Czech city street - Germany occupies Czechoslovakia as people look on. 01:15:23:04>>>B/W 1939 Spring, 1939. Hitler makes speech in response to FDR telegram - when he reads out list of countries FDR mentions re. invasions the audience applauds and cheers, good. Tanks ready for transport - Germany mobilizes for invasion of Poland. 01:16:47:10>>>B/W 1939 CU women in audience watching Nazi feature film. Excellent excerpt of drama - brutish man rips woman's blouse apart (rape subtext) to reveal swastika on chain hanging around her neck. Polish brute rips the necklace from her and woman is stoned. INT Hitler and Goering converse in room with very high ceilings and floor to ceiling windows - both men walk across room with their hands clasped behind their backs. Ribbentrop waves before boarding airplane to Moscow, nighttime (non- aggression pact between Russia and Germany). VS invasion of Poland, September 1, 1939. Montage of invasion attack - tanks roll, air raids, bombs explode, large artillery guns fired, Polish people running through bombed streets. Aerial shot over city in smoke. Russian and German military meet, in field, to establish buffer zone in occupied Czechoslovakia. VS large groups of Czech men under arrest, lined up in street. VS Jewish men, wearing large stars, cleaning street, clearing rubble. 01:19:52:05>>>B/W 1900s - 1940s Brief, German trio sing on stage. Aerial Siegfried line. EXT German soldiers set up speakers, balloons. 01:20:21:12>>>B/W 1930s - 1940s Karikatur German animation, cartoon, mocking England and Winston Churchill - depicts England as wounded lion. MCU Hitler and military leaders strategize over map on table. German paratroopers jump from airplanes, good. Montage of destruction during invasions of Norway, Denmark, Belgium, Holland, and Luxembourg - VS buildings in flames, Luftwaffe bomb and strafe, Panzer tanks and infantry advance, bombs explode, cavalry gallop through city with muddy street - one horse and rider fall, building, engulfed in flames, collapses. VS infantry, under fire, running through city street. Goering and Hitler stroll and talk. Nazi Stuka dive-bombers bombard British evacuation fleet - VS damaged vessels and men being rescued and climbing aboard ships. 01:22:56:06>>>B/W 1940 Excellent montage of German invasion of France - German soldiers advance through towns, French POWs march through city streets and along country road. German soldiers march in Paris, Eiffel Tower in BG, excellent. French citizens watch invading army. German soldiers raise swastika flag. June 21, 1940 - signing of French surrender at Compeigne. Hitler and other Nazi leaders stand outside, laughing and being very jolly. Nazi and French leaders climb aboard railroad car and sign surrender agreement. VS Hitler touring Paris, through desolate streets, POV motorcade. Hitler stands on balcony and looks at Eiffel Tower. Panzer tanks move across fields. German planes take off in formation - VS flying. British look out at Cliffs of Dover. VS British RAF - pilots and crews run and board airplanes. Airplanes take off - aircraft in flight. VS wreckage of Nazi airplanes - British farmers turn over piece of aircraft in field. Nighttime Nazi rally - Hitler is driven through huge crowds, saluting. VS soldiers marching through snow. this section ends at 01:29:07:00 01:29:13:00>>>B/W 1940s : PART THREE ,Rocket in flight. VS German army retreating - infantry, jeeps, trucks, good. VS German soldiers destroying infrastructure as they retreat - using flame throwers, blowing up and ripping up railroad tracks, CU hand turns switch on detonator, building explodes. Winter, 1944-45, Germans build defensive barricades with burnt out trolley car. VS lines of people clearing debris from bombed building, passing bricks along line of women and men. 00:58:11:24>>>B/W 1940s NOTE TIME CODE CHANGE Repeat of clean up and people passing bricks along line. Excerpts from Nazi feature film Kolberg. Recreations of scenes of Prussia's victory over Napoleon - good battle scenes. VS formation of civilian army - Volks Sturm. VS women and men in training, firing grenade launchers. Brief aerial of bombed remains of Berlin. Subdued and tired-looking Hitler shakes hands, and talks with military leaders in conference room. March, 1945, Allied troops advance through bombed German city after crossing the Rhine. VS street fighting, sniper fire, as Allies advance through cities, good. VS German soldiers surrender - one soldier holds white fabric in his hand as he runs across field towards Allied soldier who then searches him. VS German POWs, walking along country road, sitting on ground, being searched. 01:01:21:22>>>B/W 1900s - 1940s VS Berliners watching ice-skating show at rink with no roof, good. Hitler reviews new soldier recruits, shakes their hands, and squeezes one boy's ear. Excellent artillery fire montage - rockets fired during day and at night, medium-sized artillery guns fired, tanks fire, explosions. Russian army reaches Berlin, tank firing in street, soldiers running through bombed out building, over rubble, street fighting. Civilian woman runs through battle - Berlin in ruins, in flames. Russian soldiers run up steps of destroyed Chancellery - VS EXT and INT extensive bomb damage. PAN total devastation of Berlin. 01:04:12:19>>>B/W 1900s - 1940s Eisenhower (?) visits concentration camp, brief. VS German civilians forced to witness corpses at camp. VS bodies lying on ground, in open coffins. Holocaust. German women cry, put handkerchiefs to their faces. 01:05:05:03>>>B/W 1900s - 1940s Nuremberg war crimes trial - prosecute, Robert H. Jackson, makes opening statement. VS courtroom. Nazi defendants, including Goering and Hess, stand in dock and plead not guilty. PAN Nazi defendants in dock, some wearing earphones, dark glasses. 01:06:33:00>>>B/W 1970s VS INT and EXT Dachau concentration camp (1970s ?) PAN children's drawings from camp.
b&w - animation cartoon - don't forget to vote - Jimmy Durante - See you at the polls - Ethel Merman and Donald O'connor sing Irving Berlin song I wonder Why You're Just In Love - William Bendix as blue collar worker - opens lunchbox with Riley on it - register to vote - various Hollywood celebrities talk to camera and film clips trying to get people to vote, politics - Democracy - civic duty - responsibility - good citizen - participation - political - US - United States - U.S.A.
WWII and D-Day Invasion
01:59:45:17>>>B/W 1944 Spring 1944, London - huge ballroom filled with women and men dancing. Various CUs of General Dwight Eisenhower in the field, smoking, good. 02:00:28:09>>>B/W 1943 Teheran, November 1943 - Yalta Conference. Josef Stalin, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and Winston Churchill sit and pose for CAM. Molotov and Anthony Eden in BG. FDR and Eisenhower eat sandwiches in car in Tunis, North Africa. 02:01:28:19>>>B/W 1942 Berlin, Germany, 1942. Erwin Rommel enters Nazi rally surrounded by other Nazi leaders, including Goebbels. Hitler walking up aisle. Rommel and Hitler shake hands. EXT, Rommel inspecting Atlantic Wall with other officers of German army. CU Field Marshal Gerd Von Rundstedt at conference table. Rommel and Von Rundstedt sit beside each other, talking. Good shot of Rommel explaining strategy over scale model of Atlantic coast. Animated map of coastline with emphases on French coastline. VS German construction of Atlantic Wall, good. 02:03:54:06>>>B/W 1944 Singers entertain Allied troops in England. Piano recital by female pianist. VS enlisted men sightseeing in London Great shot of couples dancing in huge hall. EXT US supreme head quarters, London. CU British Chief Air Marshal, Trafford Lee Mallory, side profile of Admiral Bertram Ramsey of the Royal Navy, and profile shot of General Bernard Montgomery - in meeting with Eisenhower, who looks at map. VS infantry and equipment moving towards ports in south of England. Girls jump rope in FG as tanks are transported on road in front of them, good. PAN, stock piles of supplies. 02:08:00:19>>>B/W 1944 Sign posted to tree, Civilians are Forbidden to Loiter or Talk with Troops. VS military and civilian security checks. VS censorship - contents of letters are blocked, or CUt out with razor blade. Crossword puzzle investigation (paranoia, coincidence). CU file, with File Closed written on jacket, placed in cabinet. 02:09:19:02>>>B/W 1944 General George Patton, wearing sunglasses, steps into jeep in Dover. VS Patton overseeing fake maneuvers to trick Germans into thinking the invasion will occur at Callais. German intelligence - showing photographs in field and then to Hitler, who stands at conference table. VS German soldiers marching, military equipment moved to Callais. Rommel tours and checks defense operations along Atlantic coast. Mines dropped into English Channel Mined beach with barbed wire fences, steel hedgehogs, pointed logs, Belgian gates - all designed to repel invasion and damage landing craft. VS concrete bunkers and pillboxes, rocket emplacements, coastal batteries and huge artillery guns (big bertha). Germans flood to drown paratroopers. 02:12:16:14>>>B/W 1944 Good shot of Rommel eating hot food in field. Rommel reviews troops, CU German soldiers. Testing V-1 robot bomb or rocket and V-2 supersonic rocket. 02:13:03:08>>>B/W 1944 VS General Eisehower with his commanding officers in open, surrounded by trees. Eisenhower smokes. General Omar Bradley. EXT St. Paul's school, London. INT St. Paul's, May 15, meeting of top battle commanders (symbolic recreation) Animated map highlights Operation Overlord plans for D-Day. VS Allied air raids, CU bombs dropping, aerials of explosions, CU bomb bay doors, excellent POV from front of bomber as it flies over houses. VS strafing, blowing up moving train, airplanes, ships, tower. VS bombers exploding in mid-air, airplanes blown up during flight. 02:15:38:28>>>B/W 1944 VS Eisenhower visiting with troops at staging areas, good Troops train for D-Day invasion, climbing rope, ladders, running through obstacle course, good. Troops practice firing flame throwers, good. VS hand to hand combat with no weapons. VS troops picking up final rations, good. CU soldier sharpens knife. Soldier checks his pistol. VS troops being briefed, INT and EXT. Soldiers kneel at outdoor mass, shot from behind. CU soldiers receiving communion host - Roman Catholics. Soldiers praying. 02:18:25:04>>>B/W 1944 June 3, 1944. General Eisenhower gets out of sedan and looks at model of Atlantic coastline that's placed on grass. VS infantry marching towards ships and boarding, good. Some soldiers carry bicycles onto ship. VS soldiers boarding from amphibious crafts. VS vessels and ship in heavy, stormy seas. CU Eisenhower, in open air, smoking cigarette. Invasion is postponed because of bad weather. Communications montage as convoys are ordered to return - radio, blinker lights, teletype. Montage of German communications, CU tickertape message, messenger runs to jeep. Germans relax and stop mine-laying operations. Rommel and other Nazi leaders leave building 02:22:19:23>>>B/W 1944 VS Allied forces sleeping, eating, and living on decks of ships and transports. VS Eisenhower, Montgomery, and other Allied leaders talking outside. VS flooded streets. Eisenhower reviews troops and talks to men in rain. VS weather stations, radar, radar screens. Allied leaders at meeting to decide whether to launch invasion on June 6. VS invasion fleet on the move. Rommel with family - holds hands with girls and walks in garden. 02:27:00:08>>>B/W 1944 VS Hitler with Eva Braun and others at mountain retreat in Berchtesgaden. VS guards on duty along Atlantic coast. Aerial shot of parked airplanes. VS airmen darkening their faces - some from the Screaming Eagles, 101st Airborne division, wear white war paint on their faces - few have partially shaved heads, Mohican style. VS Eisenhower mingling with men of the 101st Airborne Division and paratroopers. Airplanes takes off in darkness. VS paratroopers jumping from airplanes, sky full of parachutes floating towards ground, landing on French soil and running for cover. VS German anti-air artillery. VS paratroopers land, under attack, and make their way to safety. Gun battles at night. 02:33:02:16>>>B/W 1944 Infantry climb down ropes on side of ships and into landing crafts. View of invasion force on horizon through German binoculars (recreation) Germans sound alarms and run to stations along Normandy beaches. VS preparing huge artillery guns and ammunition for defense. Loading guns and firing. Allied naval force begins artillery barrage of coast. VS rockets being launched from Atlantic. Naval bombardment, explosions. 02:37:11:13>>>B/W 1944 VS small landing crafts full of men bounce across choppy water. CU German guard looking through binoculars. Germans rush to positions and prepare weapons. VS beach landing on Omaha beach, D-Day, June 6. Americans wade to shore under heavy fire, many fall, bodies float in water. Survivors take cover along cliffs, wounded treated, soldier speaks into radio. Ships move closer to beach and bomb German defenses. More troops wade ashore when beach head is secured. American and British commandos in treacherous water - some are knocked overboard - climb up cliff face on rope ladders. 02:42:18:07>>>B/W 1944 VS beach landings on Gold and Juno. VS Allied invasion forces take beaches and advance inland. Germans set up barriers and barbed wire to block invading forces. Nazi commanders meet and ask Hitler to move Panzer divisions at Callais to Normandy - Hitler refuses. FDR speech. Montage of Allied advance and battle scenes in France. Soldier leads old woman through rubble of bombed out town. VS destruction. Germans surrender, with white flag, POWs. VS wounded soldiers, grave marker. 02:47:29:01>>>B/W 1944 Allies take POWs, some injured. Allies welcomed as they drive through villages in Normandy on June 6. Women throw flowers at soldiers, reach out to touch them. VS raising American flag. VS British and American flags. Iwo Jima type raising of American flag on bombed out building.
INTERVIEW - International Jury Press Conference - 74th Berlinale International Film Festival
BERLIN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 15: (INTERVIEW) International Jury President Lupita Nyong'o speaks about it being 15 years since she made a documentary called 'In My Genes', how she considers directors are like gods in terms of their responsibility and how she considers it a miracle any film gets made at all, that she comes to Berlin with humility to watch what filmmakers have dedicated months or even years of their lives to at the International Jury press conference during the 74th Berlinale International Film Festival Berlin, on February 15, 2024 in Berlin, Germany. (Footage by Christian Ender/Getty Images)
Inspecting Berlin Wall Construction
East German military and police officers escort a group of three East German officials to inspect the current stage of the Berlin Wall construction. The troops on patrol duty put on slickers when it begins to rain. One soldier stands at a checkpoint and surveys the area through binoculars.
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News Magazine of the Screen, The (Vol. 4, Issue 2)
Officials are driven through ruined streets to headquarters where surrender papers are signed in Berlin, Germany.
Surrender of the German Army in Berlin, Germany during World War II. Officials are driven through ruined streets of Berlin to headquarters where surrender papers are signed. Guards stand on duty at the gate of the headquarter building. Interior of the building. Officials and officers enter the building. German Field Marshal Wilhelm Keitel sitting at a table. He talks to an officer. Location: Berlin Germany. Date: May 1945.
No titles. Roads in and out of Berlin blocked by Communists. <br/> <br/>Berlin, Germany. <br/> <br/>General views of Allied checkpoint at Helmstedt showing American Stars and Stripes, British Union Jack and French Tricolor flags. Heavy lorry approaches checkpoint. Shots of French and British personnel on duty at checkpoint. <br/> <br/>Shot of German police inside booth. Line of cars parked on side of road. Line of lorries waiting to go through checkpoint. C/U of West German in uniform looking through binoculars. Shots of Russian guards and East German guards on other side of checkpoint and on high tower. <br/> <br/>Commentator talks of the Communists blocking the roads into and out of Berlin in protest against Berlin elections.
But what happened to duty free in Berlin?
German Major Remer, who foiled plotters after July 20th attempt to kill Hitler, reviews his Battalion, during World War II
German Army Major, Otto-Ernst Remer, who foiled the plotters, followng the July 20, 1944 attempt on Adolf Hitler's life in World War 2, reviews the Battalion under his command in Berlin. The troops are drawn up in formation. Two light field artillery pieces are parked in the foreground. Remer marches past his troops, holding a Nazi salute. He then stands at a microphone in front of a German War Ensign and gives the troops a stern message about their duty. Location: Berlin Germany. Date: 1944.
East German Soldier Defects to West Berlin
A young East German soldier defects to West Berlin by climbing the fence of a cemetery where he is on guard duty. He then gives an interview at a West German television station about his decision and escape while still dressed in his uniform.
Social Democrats (SPD) Launch Campaign For Berlin 2021 Federal Election Partial Redo
BERLIN, GERMANY - JANUARY 11: Election campaign posters with a slogan of the German Greens Party (Buendnis 90/Die Gruenen) reads: "Provide precautions and support" stands near to the German Social Democrats (SPD) party headquarters as leading members of the German Social Democrats (SPD) officially launch the SPD election campaign ahead of the Berlin 2021 federal elections partial redo on January 11, 2024 in Berlin, Germany. A court recently ruled that the 2021 federal elections were so poorly administered in some Berlin voting precincts that the vote has to be conducted again. While the number of votes till not be enough to change the federal constellation of power, it will likely reflect a strong dissatisfaction with the current coalition government, of which the SPD is the senior member. (Footage by Christian Ender/Getty Images)