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Hitler speech; Krupp munitions plant; reoccupying Rhine; Ribbentrop

Film | Digitized | Accession Number: 1998.191.1 | RG Number: RG-60.2453 | Film ID: 64

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    Hitler speech; Krupp munitions plant; reoccupying Rhine; Ribbentrop


    Title: "1936" Title: "Reoccupation of the Rhineland, 7 March 1936." Nazis march into Dusseldorf as people cheer. Guards are posted at monuments and docks.

    02:33:56 Title: "Minister von Neurath expresses confidence all Germans will vote approval of Hitler's policies, 29 March 1936." Hess, Goebbels, and others also cast votes.

    02:35:14 Title: "Ribbentrop, Ambassador to Great Britain, Outlines Nazi Foreign Policy, April 1936." Seated at a desk Ribbentrop explains that the Chancellor has placed before the world his peace plan. Germany's sovereignty has been restored and Hitler will not allow it to be discussed again. The German people want nothing but freedom, equality, and peace. Ribbentrop asserts Germany's faith in Hitler.

    Title: "Address to Hitler Youth at Post-Stadium, 1 May 1936" Hitler speaks before a large gathering in the stadium. Several shots of the youth listening.

    Title: "Address to Krupp Munition Plant Workers, 28 May 1936." Inside the large Krupp factory, Hitler speaks before thousands of workers. A large artillery piece is in view.

    Title: "Eighth Party Congress, 8-14 September 1936." Military review. Parading past old buildings in town. CUs of civilians cheering. Hitler reviews the parade and steps into his car to the strains of "Deutschland Ueber Alles." He rides past fanatic people to his hotel and appears on the balcony for more applause.

    Title: "1937"

    Title: "Armed Forces Receive New Flag, April 1937." A long review with Hitler beside the road saluting. Masses of sailors, cavalry, artillery, and tanks pass by.
    Film Title
    The Nazi Plan
    Event:  March 7, 1936-April 1937
    Production:  Approximately 1945
    Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
    Director: E. R. Kellogg
    Compiler: James B. Donovan
    United States Navy Lieutenant E. R. Kellogg certifies motion pictures of Nazi concentration camps in an affidavit presented in the "Nazi Concentration Camps" film by the Americans as evidence during the International Military Tribunal at Nuremberg. Kellogg had expertise in motion picture and photographic techniques through his employment with Twentieth Century Fox Studios in California from 1929 to 1941. He attests that he has thoroughly examined the concentration camp liberation films of the Army Signal Corps and found them to be unaltered, genuine, and true copies of the originals in the U.S. Army Signal Corps vaults.
    James B. Donovan. United States Navy Commander. Associate Prosecutor at the Nuremberg Trials, where he coordinated and presented all Nazi films at the trials. General Counsel to OSS. Negotiated the exchange of Bay of Pigs prisoners with Fidel Castro as an independent lawyer under backdrop of the missile crisis, securing the freedom of nearly 10,000 people. Portrayed by Tom Hanks in "Bridge of Spies".

    Physical Details

    B&W / Color
    Black & White
    Image Quality
    Time Code
    02:32:56:12 to 02:43:34:02
    Film Format
    • Master
    • Master 64 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Master 64 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Master 64 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Master 64 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
    • Preservation
    • Preservation 64 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Preservation 64 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Preservation 64 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large
      Preservation 64 Video: Betacam SP - NTSC - large

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    You do not require further permission from the Museum to access this archival media.
    Public Domain
    Conditions on Use
    While this film is a production of the US government and is therefore in the public domain, it contains German newsreel footage, the rights to which are held by the German state archive (Bundesarchiv). Researchers should exercise caution when using newsreel clips from this film, and consider clearing copyright with the Bundesarchiv, especially if broadcast in Europe.

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    Administrative Notes

    Film Provenance
    The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum purchased this from the National Archives and Records Administration in September 1998.
    See also Story 2467, Film ID 2274 for duplicate footage.

    "The Nazi Plan" was shown as evidence at the International Military Tribunal (IMT) in Nuremberg on December 11, 1945. It was compiled by Budd Schulberg and other military personnel, under the supervision of Navy Commander James Donovan. The compilers took pains to use only German source material, including official newsreels and other German films (1919-45). It was put together for the US Counsel for the Prosecution of Axis Criminality and the US Office of the Chief Counsel for War Crimes. The film was received in evidence as IMT exhibit USA-167.

    Summary from NARA story card (archive source number 238.1): "On the activities and policies of the National Socialist Party in Germany, 1921-1944, particularly as reflected in the speeches of Adolf Hitler. Shows much of the pagentry associated with the speeches. Consists of four parts: Part I: The rise of the NSDAP, 1921-1933 (reels 1-2); Part II: Acquiring totalitarian control of Germany, 1933-1935 (reels 3-8); Part III: Preparation for wars of aggression, 1935-1939 (reels 9-16); and Part IV: Wars of aggression, 1939-1944 (reels 17-22)."
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    35mm; b/w
    Film Source
    United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Motion Picture Reference
    File Number
    Legacy Database File: 2197
    Source Archive Number: 238.1 R11
    Record last modified:
    2024-02-21 07:53:27
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