• Short Summary

    Birthday celebrations for German Police forces held in Berlin.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Berlin. Police Birthday".

    West Berlin, Germany.

    GV German Police on motor cycles coming towards camera. GV Police cars going away from camera.

    GV Stadium. SV Mass band marching towards camera. CU Drum section of the band. CU Some of the drums. CU Some of the drummers. SV Police marching past, band with drum major in foreground. CU Marching feet. CU Marching policemen's faces. (3 shots).

    SV A car with a dog running towards it from the side the dog jumps onto the roof and off the other side. SV The car with a policeman running towards it and he jumps onto the roof and over. GV Three policemen doing same over three cars followed by others in quick succession. SV Man holding a bottomless barrel with dog running towards, and he jumps through. GV Policemen scramble through barrel which is on the ground. SV Policemen jumping through a wooden frame and then running onto crawl through a large sock. SV Policemen swinging along horizontal bar.

    GV Policeman standing on motorbike saddle with pistol in his hand two balloons in the foreground and as he comes towards camera he shoots at the first balloon which explodes, and the second one which explodes. GV Policeman on motorcycle going towards a fence which he crashes right through.

    GV Elevated, policeman running into position. GV The policemen getting into position and laying down to form a man-made figure reading "Berlin 1948-1958". LV The figures.

    Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    10:21:53:00 / 10:22:51:00

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