UFA-Wochenschau 55/1957 14.08.1957


1st Mountain accident Grindelwald breakdown from NDW 394/1: the north face of the Eiger. Mountaineers climb to the Jungfraujoch during rescue attempt for 4 casualties. Helpers on the mountain. One of the casualties that could be saved on stretcher.

02. Japan: Atomic experiments with Japanese fish dies of nuclear attack from Hiroshima, on the 30.7.57. nuclear research. Spawn are exposed to nuclear radiation. Microscope shows the pathological change in the cells. Deformed fish larvae hatch. Radiation poisoning is detected in rice.

03. Berlin: Nikita Chruschtschow visit mass rally on the Marx Engels Platz. Onslaught with pictures of Khrushchev, Ulbricht. Lot. Flower stand.

04. Moscow: World Youth Games closing ceremony. "Living well" people made. Carnival on the streets. Torchlight procession. Fireworks.

05. Sopot: Jazz Festival New Orleans jazz band. Jazz musician at the piano. Among others Bill Ramsey.

06. Australia: cattle drive sport plane lands. Kangaroo takes refuge. Giant herd of cattle moving across the country. Soak.

07. Canada: animal stock in national parks bear and Cub. Young Coyote. Buffalo boy. Moose baby without a mother is found and taken to the breeding. Moose swimming in river.

08 Hungary: mushroom breeding ground is sealed in glass. Fungal root is introduced. Mushrooms grow in nutrient solution, are planted and harvested.

09. East Africa: tuna of Africans in the processing of tuna canned. Fishing for tuna fishing with a fishing rod.

10 Landshut: German Swimming Championships 100 m butterfly women: start, turn. Ingrid Künzel, Darmstadt, WINS by a wide margin in 1 minute 18.4 seconds. Close-up. 100 claw: Start swimming, turn. 20 m from the finish overtook Paul Voell, Rheiydt, the leading Wolfgang Baumann, Bremen, and is German champion. Congratulations. Diving men's: it wins Heinz Weissbarth, Cologne. Diving ladies: it wins Bärbel urban, Mannheim. Springboard diving women: it wins Susanne Richter. Men's springboard: it wins Horst Rosenfeld, Regensburg.

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Baumann, Wolfgang ; Chruschtschow, Nikita ; Grotewohl, Otto ; Mikojan, Anastas ; Ulbricht, Walter ; Künzel, Ingrid ; Richter, Susanne ; Rosenfeld, Horst ; Urban, Bärbel ; Voell, Paul ; Weissbarth, Heinz


Japan ; Grindelwald ; East Berlin ; Moskau ; East Africa ; Hungary ; Sopot ; Landshut


Sachindex Wochenschauen ; Flowers ; DDR ; Disasters ; Emblems ; Education, youth ; Fishing ; fishing ; Musical events ; Plants ; Posters, fonts, banners ; sports audience, sports spectator ; sporting events ; State visits (inside) ; Animals (except dogs) ; Athletics, jogging, fun run ; Atom ; mountain climbing, mountaineering ; Fisheries ; transport


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Weekly Newsreel

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UFA-Wochenschau 55/1957

UFA-Dabei (Other title)

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Federal Republic of Germany

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Title brand: Drama in the. Mountains origin: Cine journal the "call from Hiroshima origin: Asahi news Khrushchev in Berlin Moscow World Youth Festival origin: DEFA Jazz - Festival in Sopot origin: Polkronika game counting in the Canadian National Park origin: NFB Canada cattle drive through Australia origin: Cine sound Hungarian mushroom origin: Hungaro tuna fishing on the coast of Senegal origin: Pathé journal Swimming Championships in Landshut camera: Rau, Hafner final brand:"

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