Neue Deutsche Wochenschau 418/1958 31.01.1958


01 winter sale opens door of department store. Flow of people. Scrum. Blouses are looked at. Crowd on stands. Feet on escalator down. Women's hats are tried on. Man shakes his head precariously. Man tried on shoes in the foot inwards doesn't fit.
(29 m) 02. Karachi: Coronation of Prince Karim to the Aga Khan IV. 80,000 Ismaelis gather. Arrival of Prince Karim in the company. Karim is crowned to the Aga Kahn. Coat is put to him. The new Aga Kahn sits on throne.
(17 m) 03 Bombay: Catholic procession Catholic Indians commemorate in Church of St. Garcia. Statue of the Saint. Priest holds mass. Christian procession through the Hindu city.
(16 m) 04. China: bridge construction on the Hoang Ho high bridge to link the Western and Eastern banks of the Yellow River will be built.
(14 m) 05. London: fire in the meat Hall meat hangs in the meat market hall and is driven by men with a towel to the face on carts. Fire clouds and flames at night. Unloading operations involving 2 firefighters were killed. Parts of the building to collapse. Flame in the night.
(18 m) 06. England: the hydrogen bomb in the laboratory hydrogen bomb on Christmas Island with big mushroom. Laboratory of the Research Centre in Harwell. In experiment apparatus, temperatures are produced by power surges up to 200,000 amperes up to 5 million degrees Celsius. This means that you could convert sea water into fuel.
(23 m) 07. United States: Thor missile Thor rocket on the launch pad. Launch.
(11 m) 08 Berlin: around the Brandenburg Gate the Brandenburg Gate. The quadriga is reconstructed in workshop. 20 quintals heavy horse will kill with ropes and transported. Onslaught in East Berlin to commemorate the Communist pioneer Karl Liebknecht and Rosa Luxembourg. Took of the battle groups of Ulbricht and Grotewohl. Transparent: A strong DDR a bulwark against militarism and war.
(27 m) 09. Hamburg: Breakdown from UFA 79 visit from Chile / 4: liners on the Willkommenshöft on the Elbe in Hamburg retracts. People wave. Ship to the bridge. Chileans of German descent left the ship and are warmly embraced by the members and welcomes. Stroll across the City Hall square. Doves fly up. Look through the Alster arcades on the Town Hall. Snowball fight on the Jungfernstieg. Visit the publishing house Axel Springer. Pressure of the world airmail issue. Demonstration of a Chilean dance. (here without Willkommenshöft)
(47 m) 10 clever and forgetful: friend and Assistant Maria is with bicycle left at traffic light on the road. When traffic lights changed, he leaves, drives straight on, and is approached by Linkseinbieger. Policeman clever explains that he not may make a change of direction on the crossing, even if he's wrong going in the wrong direction.
(35 m) 11 Australia: tennis Pacho Gonzales defeated Lewis Hoad. Viewers. Premiums. NET and baseline game.
(25 m) 12. Garmisch: World Championship in the two houses of the winter resort. Start and race the bobs. Bob Germany I is 5 with Rösch / hammer. It win the world champion Italy, Monti / Alvera Zardini / Italy on Bob Italy II. (36 m)

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Alvera ; Gross, Walter ; Grotewohl, Otto ; Hussels, Jupp ; Khan, Karim ; Pahl, Georg ; Ulbricht, Walter ; Gonzales, Pacho ; Hammer ; Hoad, Lewis ; Monti, Eugenio ; Rösch, Max ; Zardini


England ; Hamburg ; Berlin ; China ; East Berlin ; London ; Japan ; Karachi ; Geneva ; United States ; Bombay ; Garmisch-Partenkirchen ; Australia


Sachindex Wochenschauen ; DDR ; Trade, finance ; Emblems ; Emigrants ; Fire ; Fire Brigade ; Research ; News, communications ; Parades ; Posters, fonts, banners ; Rockets ; Religious events ; Satellite ; Shipping ; Skibike ; Townscapes: Germany ; Technology ; Tennis ; Theatres ; Animals (except dogs) ; Buildings ; parts of the body: eyes, noses, mouths, ears, beard, hands, legs ; Coronations ; space ; Science ; Atom ; Emigrants ; construction ; Fire brigade ; Technology ; 14 find book new German newsreel slow motion


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Weekly Newsreel

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Neue Deutsche Wochenschau 418/1958

Die Zeit unter der Lupe (Other title)

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Opening title: Selling off camera: Seib Coronation Aga Khan in Karachi origin: Pathé journal Catholic Festival in Bombay origin: film Division bridge over the Hoang ho origin: DEFA blaze in London origin: Pathé news hydrogen energy f. friedl. Origin purposes: Metro, Pathé news Thor missile USAF origin: Metro restoration f. Quadriga Brandenburg Gate origin: DEFA Memorial Day f. K. Liebknecht/Luxembg. in East Berlin origin: DEFA Chilean visit in Hamburg camera: Stoll, Seib "Friend and Assistant" - clever & Sch.

Professional tennis in Australia origin: Cine sound Bob World Championships in Garmisch camera: Hafner, Rau, strong end title:

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