Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Majdanek: objects of former inmates

Film | Accession Number: 1994.119.1 | RG Number: RG-60.2333 | Film ID: 895

Prosecution Exhibit #228-229, The Nazi Concentration Camps, Majdanek, Poland, 1944. Pan, "graveyard" outside death chambers, bones on the ground. The cremation ovens are shown, also the family photographs of a victim. CUs, women weeping. Pan down, from one woman to a pile of bones. The tall chimney of the camp and burial ground are shown, also the vegetable garden. CUs, clothing and piles of belongings salvaged by the Nazis. These include: shoes, gloves, toys, glasses, etc. The commission continues questioning. CUs, passports,indicating prisoners from Poland, Holland, France and other countries. CUs, prisoners who survived. Ceremony for the dead. A monument is dedicated; a woman is shown kneeling; a priest officiates; children listen; large crowd stands at attention (choral music). Soldiers; huge crowd (rally size); children with flowers; nuns.

Film Title
Maidanek [Majdanek]
Genre
Documentary
Duration
00:06:43
Event Date
1944 July
Locale
Majdanek, Poland
Lublin, Poland
Language
Silent
German
Genre/Form
Documentary.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
Expand all
 
Record last modified: 2018-08-08 16:29:13
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/irn1001452