THE RUINS OF THE CHANCELLERY A soldier's jerky home movie footage of the bombed out shell of the Reich Chancellery in Berlin. Also, a quick POV shot from a vehicle finds a crowd of civilians lining up at a bus stop
Date: 1945 - COLOR Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:22:00, No Audio
SOVIETS OCCUPY BERLIN In Berlin in July 1945, soldiers of the Soviet Army walk in front of the camera in a ruined square. They push bicycles, carts laden with goods, carry bundles. Possibly war booty. Fascinating home movie footage. A long pan finds a display of Communist symbols and posters with the face of Stalin. The bombed out shells of buildings stand all around
Date: 1945 - COLOR Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:47:00, No Audio
GI POSES IN NAZI RUIN In a home movie, a title card identifies a bombed-out, rubble-strewn building as the Reich Chancellery, the site of Hitler's suicide. Herky jerky pan of exterior. Eloquent contrast between elaborate architecture and building's bombed out condition. A GI poses in an inner courtyard. Unusual WW II color footage
Date: 1945 - COLOR Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:49:00, No Audio
JAPANESE CIVILIANS SURRENDER As small children approach after the battle for Saipan or Tinian, Marines give out gum or candy. The forlorn-looking kids bow in thanks. Mothers and children walk by Marines, who watch. One mother carries a baby on her back. CUs of Marines show them standing, talking, drinking from a canteen, looking rugged
Date: 1944 - COLOR Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:43:00, No Audio
SURRENDERING TO THE MARINES After fighting stops on one of the Mariana Islands, Japanese civilians, and possibly soldiers, surrender to the Marines. A Marine gestures to a group of men to raise their hands as a tank crosses the frame. Walking civilians, including women and young children, walk past camera, accompanied by a Marine. A very young boy, looking lost, walks towards camera. A limping man carrying a bundle walks awkwardly using a stick. Unusal color WW II footage.
Date: 1944 - COLOR Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:01:03:00, No Audio
SURRENDER ON PACIFIC ISLE On one of the Marianas Islands, a group of Japanese men stands on a hill and waves towards other Japanese, encouraging them to surrender to the Marines. A Marine tells them to wave more energetically. Another Marine searches a local who holds his hands up. Cleared by the Marine, he walks off followed by a young boy. Three soldiers, backs to camera, frame a WS of surrendering soldiers or civilians walking towards Marines, Pacific Ocean in the distance. Troops with armored vehicles look out to sea from hilly vantage point
Date: 1944 - COLOR Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:56:00, No Audio
MARINES IN PACIFIC STAND & WATCH One on of the Marianas Islands, members of Marine unit stand and look towards the distance. One Marine holds binoculars. Another lights a cigarette and smokes. Rugged cliffs in the background
Date: 1944 - COLOR Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:20:00, No Audio
CIVILIANS SURRENDER TO USMC After the shelling ends on a Pacific island, Japanese civilians come out of hiding and surrender to the Marines. WS shows an enormous field that slopes to the sea with small figures walking in a line. CU shows a Marine with back to camera, holding a rifle as Japanese approach.
Date: 1944 - COLOR Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:01:15:00, No Audio
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