Willy Brandt and Konrad Adenauer discuss the flow of refugees into West Germany.
Unused / unissued material -
Berlin, West Germany (Federal Republic of Germany).
GV Closed bridge between East and West. CU Barbed wire on bridge. Two shots of the arrival of Mayor of West Berlin, Willy Brandt and Chancellor Konrad Adenauer. LS Minister Lemmer addressing assembly - the Bundestag. LS Dr Adenauer, Willy Brandt and others. LS Adenauer having something described to him. LS Men at work building on ruins. LS Adenauer entering children in a refugee camp. CU Little girl and boy. CU Adenauer, pan down as he hands little child a gift. LS Watch Tower. GV End of the autobahn. CU Frontier barrier being placed across road. LS Looking up at watch Tower. LS Washing hanging on line in deserted countryside, except for two patrols. MS Two patrols walking past washing on line. MS Armed German soldier looking through binoculars, pan to ploughed land. CU Barbed wire fencing. BV Soldier walking along unused train sleepers. CU Soldier looking through binoculars. Zoom in shot to show piece of land "Death Strip" dividing the East and West Zone of Germany. VS two boys playing playing with kite near border.
(F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 01/10/1958.