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1946 - Documentary: Death Mills Pt. 1 of 2

Reel Number: H1187-01

Color: Black and White

Sound: SIL

Year / Date: 1946

Country: Austria,Germany,Poland

Location: Auschwitz,Belsen,Buchenwald,gardelegen,Hadamar,Maidaneck,Mauthausen,Ohrdruf

TC Begins: 03:00:25

TC Ends: 03:11:06

Duration: 00:10:41

Titles. Pt. 1 of 2 03:01:14 Crowd of Germans w/ shovels carry 1100 crosses past for French graves. Electrified fences; CU warning sign in German. Guard towers, barracks. Gates open, liberation of concentration camps; inmates waving seen from guard tower. US soldiers 03:02:12 Auschwitz gates: Arbeit Macht Frei w/ emaciated prisoners in striped uniforms smiling thru. Gates open, more waving from various camps. CUs. 03:02:50 Prisoners scramble for potatoes on passing horse drawn wagon; man eats horse manure in street. 03:03 20 US troops carry starved men & women out of camps on stretchers; in arms. Auschwitz - Soviet doctors examine prisoners & emaciated children. 03:04:23 Allied leaders - Eisenhower (Ike) visit to Ohrdruf; inmates demonstrate torture instruments; bodies strewn on ground. Archbishop of Canterbury visits camp. Civilians of Allied Investigation Commission tour camp. Dungeons, corpses, ovens. Bodies piled on trucks & in rooms. Pile of burned bodies & ash. 03:06:10 Torture chamber at Maidaneck; guillotine; gas chambers; canisters of Zyklon. Bodies. Ovens w/ remains. Bundles of clothing; warehouse w/ shoes & toys; human hair in sacks. Buchenwald - jewelry, eye glasses, teeth etc. taken from bodies. 03:08:37 GIs alongside freight cars w/ bodies; soldiers pull body from river. Overhead shots & CUs of bodies. Barn where over a thousand were burnt alive by Germans. 03:09:54 German guard captured at Mauthausen. 03:10:02 LS smoke rises over Belsen; MCU Camp Commander Josef Kramer, the Beast of Belsen. 03:10:09 German women, SS Death’s Head Concentration Camp guards, in uniforms file out of barracks. German guards, POWs. 03:10:29 Hadamar interrogation room - Camp Commander & Chief Physician questioned at table. Continued... WWII; Post-WW2; Horrors of War; Horrific; Nazi War Atrocities; War Crimes; Holocaust; Starvation; Survivors; Germany; NOTE: This card sold as one reel; or any continuous ten minutes of film (2 cards) sold at per reel rate.

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