UFA-Wochenschau 13/1956 24.10.1956


01 Bad Kreuznach: Nobel Prize for Dr. Forsmann, founder of modern heart surgery Forsmann considered X-ray image. Heart catheter (tested in experiments). Forsmann reads congratulations on desk with daughter.

02. Poland: Wladislaw Gomulka is snake on newsstand first Secretary of the Communist Party. People read a newspaper. People ranked hear announcement. Gomulka speaks before the Committee and calls for independence for Poland.

03. Elizabeth II. opened Calder Hall nuclear breakdown from NDW 352 / 1. The nuclear power station, Calder Hall. Elizabeth II. is located on the premises. Close-up of Elizabeth II. You operated shift lever and put into service. Meter fails. Elizabeth II goes down stairs and visited the factory, indoor and outdoor scenes.

04. Tanganyika: Visit Princess Margaret Margaret feed giraffes at the Zoo. Indigenous dance from Margaret. Little Monkey is in train. Dance on high heels.

05. Delhi: Hindu festival in Ramlila Nehru stands in an open car. Rally. Pageant with great stills. Triumph of truth over evil. Demons are burned. Fireworks.

06. Canada: salmon fishing boats coast run out, salmon in large driftnets. Filled networks are obtained. Arriving at the port. Fish on treadmills in a fish factory.

07. Langensendlbach: Table manners as a subject in the school children go to school with trays of food. Tables are covered in class. Teachers shows real food, serve and offer.

08 Düsseldorf: Batanga from Cuba South African band batanga with wild rhythms in every cut. Batanga dancer is dancing with short skirt.

9 horse racing from Pardubice breakdown from NDW 352 / 9 horses skip trench. Falls, jump over a hedge. 2 horses fall into the ditch behind the hedge. Skip wall. Galloping across a field. Jump over wide moat and crash, rider falls. Horse running exhausted through water. Winning horse with ½ length.

10. Hamburg: Judoka Irmgard winter close-up Irmgard winter. Irmgard Winter training with coach Eugen Hölzel at the University. Outerwear ZL. ZL-litter thrown webs. Bars stays and sneaks away.

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Persons in the Film

Elisabeth II. von England; Forsmann; Gomulka, Wladyslaw; Margaret von England; Nehru, Indira; Stegemann, Gerd; Hölzel, Eugen; Winter, Irmgard


Bad Kreuznach; Canada; Langensendlbach; Düsseldorf; Warsaw; Delhi; Tanganyika; Hamburg; Pardubice; England


Sachindex Wochenschauen; Judo; Fishing; fishing; Musical events; Medals, awards, honors; Political events; Portraits; Horse riding, horse racing (without harness); Religious events; Schools, training; 99.412 Deutsche week show GmbH: State visits (outside); Dance; Theatres; Fisheries; transport


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Weekly Newsreel

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UFA-Wochenschau 13/1956

UFA-Dabei (Other title)

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Federal Republic of Germany

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Title: Nobel Prize to LR. Forssmann camera: strong W. Gomułka first Secretary i. Poland origin: Warsaw opening nuclear power station, Calder Hall origin: Pathe news Princess Margret i. Tanganyika origin: Pathe news Ramlila celebration in India origin: Pathe news salmon fishing in Canada origin: Canada "Table manners" as camera subject: Rau Cuba Chapel camera: reason, Stoll sports: Pardubice obstacle horse race origin: Prague film judoka Irmgard Winter camera: Luppa, Seib final:

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