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  • Short Summary

    US Vice President visits West Berlin and is rapturously received by big crowds.

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    Berlin and Bonn, Germany.

    Various tracking shots of the Mayor of Berlin,Willy Brandt and Lyndon Baines Johnson The Vice President of the USA (later President), driving in an open car through crowded streets. Various shots as Brandt and Johnson watch the American Army Convoy pass through sector Various LS. as Johnson is swamped by vast crowd of West Berliners MS. Johnson coming down steps at Bonn airport to be welcomed by Dr. Konrad Adenauer, Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany). MS. Adenauer and Johnson pan as they inspect guard honour, MS. Adenauer and Johnson shaking hands GV. exterior Bonn airport MS. Adenauer and Johnson shaking hands MS. German guard of honour presenting Arms, LS. Johnson at top of steps to plane, CU. engine of Constellation starting up pan as plane taxis onto runway. LS. American guard of honour, LS. as Johnson comes down steps of plane at Berlin airport to be greeted by Willy Brandt. LS. Johnson inspecting guard of honour, Various tracking shots as they drive through Berlin street. Various shots as they walk through Berlin, Various tracking shots past crowd lined street. MS & CU. of Pro-Kennedy banners. MS. Johnson & Brandt mounting dais. MS. Brandt addressing vast crowd. MS. Johnson crowd Ditto. Various shots crowd. MS. Johnson signing document and receiving gift from Brandt MS. his signature. Various shots through barbed wire of Russian soldiers patrolling, MS. British troops patrolling barbed wire boundary.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960 - 1969
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:09:00 / 01:12:47:00
    UN 3533 G

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