• Short Summary

    Captured German newsreel footage showing scenes from the Battle of Stalingrad.

  • Description

    SV column of black smoke rising from behind building. SCU black smoke rising in columns from oil wells pan over large area showing more smoke rising. SV terrific oil fires blazing away with columns of black smoke. CU fires and black smoke pouring from them. SV fires and black smoke rising from them. SV pan across country showing fires and smoke everywhere. LV over fields of smoke rising and explosions in f-g. LV three Germans run out of smoke. LBV three Germans advancing over field with flame throwers. GV German soldiers over field. GV Russian country - explosions over same. LV terrific explosions over ground. SBV German soldier with hand grenade and throws same. LV soldiers advancing through columns of black smoke and fierce flames. LV Soldiers at large gun. LV street scene - abandoned vehicles burning. SBV Germans at tank ready for action. GV showing barren Russian country and explosions over same. SBV Germans running past camera over badly scarred ground with guns and equipment. GAV 8 German planes diving. SCUAV 2 German planes in air showing German markings on wings and tail. LAV German planes diving towards ground. LV on ground showing explosions where bombs have fallen. CU explosions where bombs have fallen. GAV pan over Russian ground. LV soldiers and guns under camouflage and ready to fire. LV about four large A.A. guns firing. SCUBV soldiers at gun firing same. GV town of Stalingrad. SV part of town and some damaged buildings - smoke still rising.

    World War II; Second World War; Battle of Stalingrad
    Background: Captured German newsreel footage showing scenes from the Battle of Stalingrad.

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    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
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    Available on request
    Black & White
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