German invasion of Poland, capture of Warsaw
Reel 7: Graphic showing troops surrounding Warsaw and Kutno. Pans of destroyed polish equipment, dead horse, artillery wagons in river. Graphic then footage: German and Russian troops meet at the River Bug. Officers meet to negotiate demarcation line. Hitler at front, reviews SS, Himmler present. Radio operators, message sent to Warsaw to capitulate. Foreigners leave Warsaw. Large cannon fires on Warsaw. More artillery shots. Train attacked. Explosions and artillery. Soldiers look through fence towards fighting. Hitler looks through binoculars. LS of smoke over outskirts of city. Hitler observes fighting. Aerial of Warsaw covered in smoke. POV plane, destruction in Warsaw. Warsaw surrenders (in bus). Shots of Warsaw outskirts. First troops enter. Destroyed buildings, trams, etc.
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