EAST-WEST GERMAN BORDER & RAIL LINES - 1940S People cross the border separating East and West Germany. The Soviets impose a blockcade, cutting off supply lines to West Germany. Spirit transferred from film to D-5, available in all HD and SD formats.
COMMUNIST PROTESTORS STORM BERLIN CITY HALL & ERNST REUTER - 1948 On September 7, 1948, communists protest outside City Hall. Berlin is soon split in two. Three days later, Ernst Reuter gives a speech to more than 300,000 Berliners gathered in front of the ruins of the Reichtag building, appealing to the world not to abandon the city and its people. Spirit transferred from film to D-5, available in all HD and SD formats.
THE BERLIN AIRLIFT - 1948 As a result of the Soviet blockade of railroads and street access into West Germany, American, British, and French forces airlift supplies to its German allies. Spirit transferred from film to D-5, available in all HD and SD formats.
SEPARATING EAST & WEST GERMANY - 1961 Beginning in August 1961, GDR soldiers erect posts and run barbed wire, separating Germany into East and West sectors. Spirit transferred from film to D-5, available in all HD and SD formats.
BERLIN WALL - CHECKPOINT WARNING SIGN The warning sign posted on the Berlin Wall in front of Brandenburg Gate checkpoint reads "ACHTUNG Sie verlassen jetzt West-Berlin" or "Warning: you are now leaving West Berlin."
Date: November 23, 1981 - COLOR Source: Video: 1" Length: 00:00:08:00, No Audio
THE BERLIN WALL WS low angle of a graffiti-covered section of the Berlin Wall. The Wall was erected in 1961 to stop people fleeing the communist regime of East Germany. It divided the city of Berlin itself and became a symbol of oppression and the Cold War. On November 9, 1989 the borders between East and West Berlin were opened and the Wall came down.
Date: November 23, 1981 - COLOR Source: Video: 1" Length: 00:00:13:00, No Audio
ARMED GUARDS - BERLIN WALL Two armed guards patrol the east side of the Berlin Wall. One guard peers through a pair of binoculars at the camera while the other guard paces back and forth then stops to look. Guards were posted to shoot anyone trying to escape to West Berlin across the Wall.
Date: August 23, 1981 - COLOR Source: Video: 1" Length: 00:00:07:00, No Audio
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