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WWII - 1944, German Newsreel: Paris Bike Race; Juggler; Painter; Goebbels; Commercial Aviation; Military Generals & Funeral of Gen. Schulz

Reel Number: H1609-01

Color: Black and White

Sound: SD

Year / Date: 1944

Country: Brazil,France,Germany

Location: Berlin,Paris,Rio De Janeiro

TC Begins: 12:00:10

TC Ends: 12:10:01

Duration: 00:09:51

WWII - 1944, German Newsreel: Paris Bike Race; Juggler; Painter; Goebbels; Commercial Aviation; Military Generals & Funeral of Gen. Schulz Bicyclists race in Paris on indoor large banked wooden track. Spectators watching bike racers. Winner w/ swastika on sweater & another, MCU. 12:00:40 French juggler in top hat & tuxedo give exhibition; balances on one finger on ball on table as woman assistant watches. Then climbs ladder to ball on top of platform, raises himself balanced on cane on one arm, then puts hoops around angles & hands and twirls w/ fifth ring twirled by holder in mouth. 12:01:34 Large house on hilltop, MCU, elderly painter talking; interior to dinner table w/ others. Man at desk sketching w/ ink. 12:02:13 Goebbels in bomb-torn Berlin inspects the damage & welding of structural supports under elevated railroad. Visits an emergency kitchen. Cigarettes distributed. Talks to individuals & crowd. CUs. 12:03:59 Flashbacks show first flight of German civilian air transport (air mail?); early Lufthansa commercial passenger flight & large planes from 1940s. Tri-motor plane in Africa. Seaplane tender Westfalen off African coast w/ airplane taking off from onboard. Aerial over Rio De Janeiro. Other early flights & take off of D-A BYM from ship. Four-engine Focke-Wulf Condor w/ crowd at Floyd Bennett Field, Brooklyn. Men at microphones. . Small plane arriving, Berlin. People checking luggage at Lufthansa. CU sign: Berlin, Danzig, Konigsberg. Berlin - Budapest - Bukarest. Plane taxiing, arrivals. Danish Air Lines, Swedish. 12:06:11 German air ace visits a factory & talks to workers, watching manufacturing / machining parts. Young boys working. 12:07:22 Young & old German soldiers ski in Norway. Lessons in turning, skiing, falling, jumping. 12:08:46 Hitler meets w/ von Mannstein, von Kuechler, Adm. Doenitz & others at his headquarters. 12:09:27 Funeral of Gen. Schulz; casket carried on tank, followed by soldiers. Military band. Abrupt end. Bicycle Racing; Occupied France; Oddities; Entertainment; Vaudeville Entertainer; WW2 Homefront; Commercial Aviation; NOTE: General Adelbert Schulz was killed on eastern front, 28Jan44. NOTE: In our experience German Nazi era material is considered in the public domain throughout the world. If users feel any further clearances are necessary they are to be their own responsibility.

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