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Recovering in postwar Czechoslovakia; Šimsa

Film | Accession Number: 2003.213 | RG Number: RG-60.7127 | Film ID: 3061

Two open elevators go up and down, people get on and off. Man leads a seated audience in song with accompanying hand gestures. CU audience listens. Woman speaks. Man raises hand and stands to perhaps answer a question. CU smiling audience. Men talk, upright plaque on table in FG. CU people sing and make hand gestures and smile. CU man leading song. Man plays piano. Audience applauds for piano player. (11:28) Man gestures to a photograph of philosopher Jaroslav Šimsa on the wall. “SIMSA” book. Man cuts and butters bread. Men seated at table in discussion, upright plaque on table, one man stands and speaks. Others talk and smile. Audience stands for refreshments. INT, young men with a coach on a basketball court. Boys in an indoor pool.


Duration
00:18:27
Date
Event:  circa 1946
Locale
Czechoslovakia
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Julien Bryan Archive
 
Record last modified: 2020-09-22 13:11:36
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