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Krakow, Poland

Film | Accession Number: 2000.621.1 | RG Number: RG-60.2557 | Film ID: 2327
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German-produced documentary, scenes of life in Krakow. Mostly exterior shots of streets, streetcars, people involved in their daily activities- on the move with bikes, carts, on foot, etc. Various high angle shots of public squares, statues/monuments and architecture. Contrasted with various shots of a market, most likely in the Krakow ghetto, MCUs of bearded and /or bespectacled men dressed in tattered clothing, photographed in stereotypically "Jewish" poses. Trains pulling into a station, where Nazi flags are displayed on the building, uniformed man in FG as train enters station.

Genre
Propaganda
Duration
00:01:49
Event Date
1939
Locale
Krakow, Poland
Language
German
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of The National Center for Jewish Film at Brandeis University
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Record last modified: 2018-04-26 13:44:51
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