WWII - 1941, Germany: Invasion of USSR
Title: Invasion of U.S.S.R 22 June 1941. Sd. Clock, empty streets, night watchman. Man unloading milk cans; radio station & engineers turning on equipment; antenna. Clock at 5:30am. Views of empty streets. Goebbels in & speaks to microphones. People listening in cars, streets. Men into conference room.
10:35:57 Map of Eastern Front & border outlined. Flare dropped. Troops firing in morning light. Explosions, burning building. Street signs. Breaking border gate & moving ahead. Pulling artillery, vehicles, troops.
10:37:27 Firing alongside road as troops move up. Large explosions.
10:37:44 Title: Meeting With Petain, Laval And Franco In France October 1941. Sd. Marshal Petain out of car, salutes & shakes hands w/ Germans. Meets Hitler, military photographers. Interior of railroad car w/ Hitler and German Generals. Hitler smiles, laughs and talks w/ Goering while riding. Into Hendaye station. Bridge. Hitler on railroad platform as Spanish train w/ Franco arrives. Franco off & smiles & shakes Hitler’s hand. Reviewing of troops. Into Hitler’s train, Amerika. Curtain pulled over window.
10:40:20 Title: A Vist To A Camp Near Minsk. Sd. Himmler arriving, shaking hands; talking w/ Nazi Generals & ??. POV touring in car; walking in grain field. Talking to boy, looks at large tractor. Leaving in large open car from large complex. Past destroyed buildings. Into barbed wire of camp. Talking to inmate thru wire fence.
10:42:47 Title: Declaration of War On The United States 11 December 1941. Sd. Hitler reviewing troops into building. Crowd cheering him inside. He sits, salutes from podium & speaks (MOS w/ narration over) gesturing as men listen, applaud. Goebbels listens. Japanese listen.
Post WWII War Crimes Trial Evidence; Nazi Spectacle; Military Propaganda; Invasion, USSR; Parades; Ceremony; WW2;
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