Farming wine and tobacco; Mussolini visit to Berlin
Rural/farming activity. MLS unloading tobacco leaves. 00:01:16 In Heidelberg, CU, door and porcelain sign: "Dr. med. E. Lobstein" "Arischer Arzt" [Aryan doctor]. 00:01:49 Grape harvest and wine pressing scenes. In Rhineland/Neustadt, kneeling to pick grapes, VCU, beautiful light. MLS of vineyard and workers. MS, older woman bent over basket. MLS edge of field, pouring grapes from basket and into big press. INT dark, primitive, grape press, slowly coming down. Leaking out of barrel down chute. Grape pulp being ground up. CU, grapes. In field, little boy helps man. Loading funnel, press. Scarecrow on stick over vines. 00:08:19 Lunchbreak in field, drinking out of bottle, eating bread. 00:09:17 Sign: "Ruppertsberg / an der Weinstrasse." 00:09:28 Tobacco scenes, good light, tobacco hung on outside of houses and barns. LS, castle in Dresden, slow pan across moat, rippling water reflection; VLS in distance. 00:11:10 Berlin streets packed with people, excitement and bustle. Nazi flags, swastikas, banners, view down long wide avenue with white columns erected. People everywhere waiting, sunny day, outside Reichstag. "1A" plates. Some stand or sit on cars to get better view; long Nazi banners. 00:12:54 Motorcade left to right, then right to left, salutes, some rush behind to get better view. Boys on shoulders: "Heil!" 00:14:11 Hand mirrors help to see over crowds. SS men hold back crowds, rush to surround enclosed car, held back, by line of police, long motorcade. SS men line road as Mussolini's car comes along. Camera follows car.
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