Welt im Film 217/1949 25.07.1949


01. the Prüm explosion disaster destroyed houses in the village in the Eifel by explosion of explosives camp for the Elimination of the Siegfried line. Ruins of the bunker. People hide got out of the rubble. Grab dredge.
(40 m) 02. streiflichter from Germany a. Berlin: appearance of the Paris Boys Choir poster of Paris Boys Choir. Audience in the Corso. The choir sing "on the bridge of Avignon".
(27 m) b. Bochum: exhibition "miners draw, paint, model" pictures of Ruhr landscape with smoking chimneys, tree-lined Avenue. Steiger in the shaft. Modelled head of children, miners head, writing good luck on.
(25 m) c. Stuttgart: Lipizzaner stallions 2 Lipizzaner stallions on the pasture. School rider rides Conversano, the son of Maestro Austria in high school.
(24 m) 03. With a little goodwill a. London: taxi drivers drive war invalids to the sea war invalids in wheelchairs. Militarist rise in taxi. Drive the taxis in a row to the sea.
(17 m) b. New York: Police orphans after Coney Iceland invite the children to go with police officers. Carousels in amusement place. Children can ride the policemen in carousels.
(13 m) 04. Berlin: repair at the top of the Memorial Church of swing over the ruins of the Church. Workers break off loose rock at the top of the Church. Panoramic view from the Tower on the street. Workers climb up with a ladder to the tower. Memorial Church, half-close.
(43 m) 5th sport a. Hamburg: start to the tour of Germany of long-distance cyclists cyclists at the start. Max Schmeling raises the star flag. Ride out of the city over the Elbbrücken. Drive on the highway. Cyclists, drinking from bottle. Ride through the Ruhr area. Passer pour buckets with water over driver to cool down. Harry Saager, great. He leads on the route Dortmund - Cologne. Drive along the Rhine. Arrival at the next stage of Frankfurt.
(57 m) Munich: wrestle Germany - Sweden the two teams. Olympic champion, against Charles of light, Frankfurt wrestle Erik Nilsson, Sweden, light heavyweight. Bavarian audience, great. Big woman. Nilsson repeatedly throws his opponent to the ground, winning on points. Nilsson, great.
(30 m) c. United States: lumberjack competition men run on rotating logs in the water and fall into the water. Men descend high trees with crampons up and back.
(28 m)


Narration (English)

Persons in the Film

Leichter, Karl ; Nilsson, Erik ; Saager, Harry ; Schmeling, Max


Hamburg ; Munich ; Stuttgart ; Bochum ; Berlin ; Prüm ; New York ; London ; United States


Sachindex Wochenschauen ; Disasters ; Children ; Explosions ; Musical events ; Police ; Cycling ; Horse riding, horse racing (without harness) ; Rings ; Sports details, fouls ; sports audience, sports spectator ; Cities ; Animals (except dogs) ; Debris ; Buildings ; automotive engineering, automotive ; Second, disabled ; Art ; Works of art ; festivals ; Competitions ; Welfare, aid agencies, care ; Listener ; Jobs ; Construction ; Exhibitions ; Mining ; aftermath of war


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Welt im Film 217/1949

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