• Short Summary

    German newsreel material looking at how East German children are trained in Communism.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    German Newsreel titles and voiceover.

    Berlin, Germany.

    CU Oxy-acetylene burner cutting through iron railings. VS East Germans wall building. VS Berliners waving across dividing wall. MS East Berlin soldiers on duty at wall. MS German army armoured truck.

    GV at night of large crowd of young East Germans, members of "Free German Youth". VS East German Leader Walter Ulbricht addressing "Free German Youth" with cut-ins of youths' faces. MS A young girl kisses East German flag held by Ulbricht. VS Wochenschau library film of Communistic education of the youth and how they are filled with Communist beliefs. MS Youths playing drums and trumpets, German army youth band. VS Ulbricht at another large youth rally, shots of the audience getting excited about his speech. VS Young men and women in army uniform march in military parade. MS East Germans of the National Peoples Army rush forward to operate field gun. CU East German youth receive instruction from soldiers on how to use small arms. CU Looking down barrel of gun. VS Communist tanks in action. MS Three soldiers in a trench. VS Explosions going off. VS Soldiers looking over ruined building. MS Small armoured car. MS large armoured truck.

    VS Soldiers on duty at Berlin Wall.

    (Comb.F.G.) Old record suggests that material dates from around 07/09/1961.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:45:00 / 01:15:46:00
    UN 3648 C

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