UFA-Wochenschau 119/1958 04.11.1958


1 Rome: Solemn enthronement of Pope John XXIII. newspaper headlines from the event. Marching honor guard companies of the Italian armed forces. St. Peter's square full of people. Hundreds of thousands wait. People filling picture. Nun, great, pray Rosary. Old and young people, big faces. Pope John XXIII appears on loggia and sits on the throne. People wave and kneel down. John XXIII blesses the crowd.
(40 m 2) London: State opening of Parliament by Queen Elizabeth (filmed for the first time) breakdown of NDW 458 / 5: in carriage driving Queen Elizabeth to the Parliament building. Ushers symbolic search the building for explosives and assassins. Door opens, Elizabeth enters the Hall next to Philip. MPs rise. Elizabeth sits on throne, and reads the speech from the throne actuality.
(34 m) 03 Moscow: visit of the Egyptian Defense Minister, Abdel Amer Chruschtschow warm welcome Abdel Amer. Granting of a 400-million-ruble loan for the construction of the Aswan Dam.
(32 m) 4th Moscow: Komsomol painting exhibition of Boris Pasternak in the witch-hunt of the Russian party doctrine. Painting the exhibition depicting the Soviet people in the fight, at work. Lenin image. Giant paintings.
(32 m) 05. Berlin: visit of German President Heuss Schloß Bellevue, the official residence of the Federal President. Heuss visited refugee camps and speaks with refugee children and adults. The free University for their 10th anniversary ceremony. The professors to invade. Heuss speaks. Actuality: "certainly, it would be snobbery, by Mr Pieck, Mr. Ulbricht and his companions to be expected that they would have once engaged with Wilhelm von Humboldt. But it sounds like a joke, that this name has to cover an institution, in which the autonomy of the spirit and the research in a dull basement was banished ".
(42 m) 06. Berlin with French eyes saw two French weekly news journalists in Berlin with camera. The Memorial Church. Lively traffic on Kurfürstendamm. Traffic COP controls the traffic. Hansa district. Shield: Caution you leave West Berlin. Debris of houses. Work soldiers at drill practice. Road sign at Unter den Linden. Woman goes into the basement apartment. Rubble women shoveling debris. Magnificent buildings of the Stalin Allee. Soviet monument in West Berlin in the same age as the boy who considered this monument.
(47 m) 07 Austria: ski training on the snow mountains of white Lake. Ski junior trained Fritz Huber with the Kandahar winner of 1952. Departure in the slalom. Jumps.
(31 m) 08 Harlem: Japanese judoka school in Holland the Japanese Ambassador to Holland opened the first Academy of judoka, kneel and bow down. Exhibition matches. Boy fights against man and throws him to the ground. Exhibition matches. Defense against man with stick.
(21 m) 9th circus artists artists build Chair pyramid. Rubber people dislocate himself. Jugglers. Salto on rope. Bike artists. Jump from circus dome on shoulder of wire rope rotor.
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Abdel, Hakim Amer ; Chruschtschow, Nikita ; Elisabeth II. von England ; Heuss, Theodor ; Johannes XXIII. ; Lenin, Wladimir ; Pasternak, Boris ; Philip Mountbatten von Edinboroug ; Huber, Fritz


Moskau ; Berlin ; East Berlin ; Rome ; London ; Haarlem ; Austria


Sachindex Wochenschauen ; DDR ; Border DDR/BRD, borders ; Higher education ; Judo ; Refugees ; Political events ; Religious events ; Ski, skiing, ski jumping ; Skibike ; Skijoring ; State visits (inside) ; Townscapes: Germany ; Debris ; Buildings ; Art ; People ; Foreign policy events ; Architecture ; Exhibitions ; Anniversaries, Jubilees, birthdays ; transport


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Weekly Newsreel

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UFA-Wochenschau 119/1958

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Federal Republic of Germany

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Title brand reports a. 4 capital. Bln. LOND. Mosk.
Origin: Archive Coronation of Pope Johannes XXIII camera: Seib, student opening of Parliament d. Queen i. Engld.
Origin: Pathe news Abdel Amer (Ægypt.) i. Kremlin origin: DEFA Komsomol exhibition in Moscow origin: DEFA reproduction Pasternak camera: student Heuss in Berlin (Bellvue, refugee camps, demands: Free University.)
Camera: Franz Pahl of the divided city. Ber. ü. bln. origin: Pathé journal ski training at Lake Weissensee i. Austria camera: Basic, Hafner first japan. Judo school i. Holland origin: Polygoon Chines. I. Budapest circus origin: Hungaro Moscow Circus origin: DEFA end brand

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