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Destroyed Gdansk

Film | Accession Number: 2003.213 | RG Number: RG-60.1345 | Film ID: 3052

Reel 3A
Winter 1945/1946 or 1946/1947 In Gdansk (Danzig), destruction to buildings along the river in the city, reflection in the water. Building EXTs with German-language signs (iron factory, restaurant, etc). [VQ- still frames in places where there are technical problems from Bryan's camera and poor processing.] Cut to elder couple walking toward camera among ruins. Three men digging in a pile of bricks. Repeat of earlier two sequences in black and white.

August-September 1958 Village scenes (poor image color and quality) in Poland, geese in water, tractor and farming.

Winter 1945/1946 or 1946/1947 Return to city (Danzig?) with shells of buildings. CU, inscriptions and signs. CUs, posters. In Gdansk (Danzig), destroyed buildings, Deutschebank, streets with ruined buildings.

Genre
Unedited
Duration
00:08:04
Event Date
1945-1958?
Locale
Danzig, Germany
Poland
Language
Music
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Julien Bryan Archive
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