STK-ID 15517

Shots of a policeman directing traffic in a German city. PAN to a road sign pointing to the "Gedenkstatte Belsen" (Belsen Memorial). Shot of another policeman directing traffic, fairly heavy traffic, streetcars. HAS over a street. Shots of people in a square in Düsseldorf, a streetcar in the background, men feeding pigeons, a policeman standing by. FOLLOW SHOT of pedestrians into a railway station. Shot of people boarding a streetcar in a square. Shots of people arriving at a station by car, paying the driver, entering and going up the steps to a waiting room. Sequence on a simple barricade being manned by police, being raised to allow the odd car, a pedestrian through. Sequence on people standing by, watching some happening off-frame. Shots of pedestrians in a German city, of traffic speeding by the camera. Several street scenes in Frankfurt. Shots of the Hotel Frankfurter Hof with a fountain in front. LAS of the facade of the Hotel. HASs of part of Heidelberg, Germany, many spires, trees. Street scenes in the city, pedestrians, buildings, a bridge, the Hotel Holländer Hof, a castle on a hill, young people on bikes, a motorcyclist.


Excerpt from
Germany (Deutschland)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
16mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080