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German attack on Poland, invasion

Film | Digitized | Accession Number: 1994.119.1 | RG Number: RG-60.1121 | Film ID: 933

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    German attack on Poland, invasion

    Overview

    Description
    Summary: The German viewpoint of events prior to and during the Polish campaign.
    Reel 5: Fighting at Gdynia. German troops enter Gdynia, prisoners taken. Hitler enters city (only POV from car). German soldiers greet Hitler, surround him. Hitler and officers eating at field kitchen. Headquarter scenes, interior of railroad car. Hitler consults with officers, including Goering, Rommel, Himmler, generals. Graphic - German movement to Vistula up to Radom. German troops on the move, many Polish soldiers surrender arms, equipment. Aerial of captured artillery.
    Duration
    00:08:29
    Date
    Event:  1939 September
    Production:  1940
    Locale
    Danzig, Germany
    Poland
    Credit
    Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration
    Contributor
    Director: Fritz Hippler
    Music: Herbert Windt
    Camera Operator: Sepp Algeier
    Camera Operator: Walter Frentz
    Camera Operator: Heinz Jaworsky

    Physical Details

    Language
    English
    Genre/Form
    Propaganda.
    B&W / Color
    Black & White
    Image Quality
    Poor
    Time Code
    06:29:50:00 to 06:38:19:00
    Film Format
    • Master
    • Master 933 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Master 933 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Master 933 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Master 933 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
    • Preservation
    • Preservation 933 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Preservation 933 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Preservation 933 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Preservation 933 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    You do not require further permission from the Museum to access this archival media.
    Copyright
    Federal Republic of Germany. Bundesarchiv.
    Conditions on Use
    Researchers who wish to use this footage should contact the Bundesarchiv Filmarchiv at filmbenutzung@bundesarchiv.de to sign a release, or submit the online request form at: https://www.bundesarchiv.de/EN/Content/Downloads/request-for-use-av-material.pdf?__blob=publicationFile

    Keywords & Subjects

    Administrative Notes

    Film Provenance
    The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum purchased this from the National Archives and Records Administration in September 1994.
    Note
    See Stories 1989-1990, Film ID 4267 for HD footage. See Story 746, Film ID 501 for duplicate footage. See also Story 815, Film ID 518 for a transfer of this reel in German.

    See publication in USHMM Library: "Feldzug in Polen" 1939. Monograph on content, background, production, published by Institut fuer den wissenschaftlichen Film, Goettingen.

    Produced in Germany
    Acquired by US Army Signal Corps
    Copied From
    35mm; b/w; composite
    Film Source
    United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Motion Picture Reference
    File Number
    Legacy Database File: 1535
    Source Archive Number: 111 M 527.3 R-5
    Record last modified:
    2024-02-21 07:54:47
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