German anti-American propaganda film
Statue of Liberty shots, FDR speaks, troops and mounted police battle strikers in various locations, wounded are picked up, rioters arrested. Workers smash windows in Detroit, coal strike in Pittsburgh and farmers dump milk during milk strike. Another large protest rally then CU of stills of American "Jews" including Major Rothschild, Untermeyer, Schiff, Frankfurter, Lehman, and (?)La Guardia. FDR speaking, footage from film "Grapes of Wrath," camps for refugees of Dust Bowl, shots of slums, footage of gangster Dillinger, other criminals, and Eleanor Roosevelt as fashion model.
- Film Title
Rund um die Freiheitsstatue -- Ein Spaziergang durch die USA [Trip Past Statue of Liberty]
New York, NY, United States
- Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Bundesarchiv Filmarchiv
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