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Deportation of Jews from Thrace

Film | Accession Number: 1992.249.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0466 | Film ID: 246

01:01:08 Deportation. Crowds moving through the streets with belongings. Boarding trucks. Soldiers watch as truck drives away. People getting off truck. Trains at a station. MCU, victims behind barred windows on the train. CU, train sign no. 19. Departing from station. EXT as train moves along in the countryside. INT, victims (somewhat crowded) sit on floor, talking. Train moving. Soldiers guarding train as Jews get off the train. Luggage unloaded simultaneously. People marching through another town, with all belongings. Boarding a boat with luggage. Different shots of people getting onto the boat and preparing the boat for departure. Boat sign reads SATURNUS. 01:03:51 - 01:07:40 Crowds, looking confused, gathering in village square. Different views. Houses in BG. MCU teenagers (women and men with stars attached to their coats) laughing. MCU another group of men, talking to each other. More shots of townspeople, smiling and waving at the camera. Beating? Crowds gather in the square with belongings. Pan, different views townspeople and housing around the main square. Women and laundry. More scenes of village (shots with and without people). People loaded onto truck. Moving through town with belongings. Family stops and poses for the camera. Crowd gathered/stopped in street. Truck at train station. Boarding train. Some are forced off the train. MCU passengers on train, some smiling. View from train as it departs from the village. Train. Boat, approaching the boat with luggage, getting onto the boat. MCU (brief) pile of luggage.

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Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Bulgarska Nacionalna Filmoteka
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Record last modified: 2018-11-27 10:59:53
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