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1955 - Moscow, Adenauer German State Visit, 09-13Sep55

Reel Number: 250044-07

Color: Black and White

Sound: SIL

Year / Date: 1955

Country: Germany,Russia,USSR

Location: Moscow

TC Begins: 14:45:01

TC Ends: 14:57:04

Duration: 00:12:03

1955 - Moscow, Adenauer German State Visit, 09-13Sep55 Moscow, USSR. Automobile traffic & pedestrians, mounted police riding. POV from car passing mounted police. 14:45:32 Two Mercedes limousines parked outside building, tilt up large white building. Log house w/ sedans parked in front, pan to limos w/ German flags in front of meeting hall. Soviet boys pose beside cars & look inside. 14:46:36 Int. ornate Bolshoi Theatre hall w/ balconies & Adenauer w/ Bulganin, Khrushchev & others; audience looking, pan over standing audience. Officials take seats to applause. 14:47:40 Moscow Ballet dancers taking bows on stage in front of ornate curtain. 14:47:49 Adenauer, Bulganin followed by others leaving ??. 14:48:07 Ballet production w/ elaborate set & many dancers. VIPs applauding, getting up to leave as audience applauds. 14:48:44 Tower of Kremlin, tilt down to outside wall & pan to Lenin’s tomb & Red Square. Soldiers marching at Lenin’s Tomb. 14:49:28 Int. small Russian Orthodox church w/ people praying. Altar. MS women kneeling. Exteriors. 14:50:58 Old woman walking up steps; man helps her. Arrival of motorcade & Adenauer up steps & into church. Russians watching. 14:52:21 Bulganin w/ Adenauer on porch of ?? posing, Khrushchev, Molotoiv j& others join to pose for picture. All are gesturing off camera & laughing. Bulganin, Adenauer & K. all shaking hands together for cameras. Malenkov present. 14:54:26 Group walking. talking in woods, stop & smoke briefly. Walk thru tall wooden fence. Back to houses / buildings. Motorcade leaving thru large gates & fence. Journalists & cameramen under trees. Diplomacy; Diplomats; Post-WWII; Post-WW2; NOTE: Adenauer visited Moscow on State Visit from 09-13Sep55. Agreement resulted to resume full diplomatic relations & trade negotiations. Adenauer also reached an agreement on the release of last 10,000 German POWs in Soviet custody.

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