• Short Summary

    Germans preparing for Christmas.

  • Description

    Federal Republic of Germany (Western Germany).

    Various shots of the Christmas lights at night in the main streets in large German town, probably Berlin. Various shots of the people decorating stores, putting up large Christmas trees, tinsel, etc. MS. Cars travelling along illuminations arched road at night in the rain - the only main thing visible apart the illuminations are the headlights. Various shots of German children looking at Christmas decorations, toys, etc. Crowd of people on streets at night buying and eating hot dogs. Punch and Judy type show at night, children and parents watching. Illuminations on the streets at night. Various shots of the people in factory making toy figures of Father Christmas. Various shots of the people making and packing sweets in biscuits factory - various biscuits and Father Christmas sweets. Various shots of Father Christmas in children's hospital giving toys to children and he has some little animals with him - a cat, donkey and a little deer.


    Date found in the old record - 11/12/1965. German voiceover is heard in patches.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:27:00 / 01:29:31:00
    UN 3980 C

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