• Short Summary

    German schoolboys attend a military display including an air display by the Luftwaffe.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Spirit of the Fatherland - Schoolchildren as display of Germany's up-to-date fighting equipment"


    WS. A military youth organisations display - a group of pilots run along a line of aeroplanes. WS. Officers in Nazi uniforms standing and observing the display. WS. Luftwaffe Planes & biplanes taking off. WS. Young man watching the sky. WS. Planes circling overhead. WS. Crowd. WS. Biplanes flying in formation. Air to Air airlines. WS. Crowd of schoolchildren. LS. Planes coming in to land.

    CU. A sniper with a camouflage helmet emerges from the bushes. LS. Boys sitting in a tree to watch the air display. WS. Planes passing overhead. LS. Crowd watching a sniper at work. WS. Armoured vehicles making their way across the countryside. CU. German officer pointing out display to a naval cadet. WS. Troops crawling across a field as explosions go off around them. WS. Nazi soldier rides past camera on horseback.

    WS. Gunners working an artillery gun. MS. Soldiers operating a machine gun. WS. Soldiers in a field coming under fire. CU. Young boy. LS. Soldier checking a range finder. CU. Feeding bullets through a machine gun. WS. Planes passing over head. MS. Machine gun firing. WS. Plane passes overhead. WS. Groups of boys lying on their backs to watch the display. WS. Pan planes over. WS. Anti aircraft gun. WS. Planes.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:46:00 / 01:57:04:00

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