- Title: CF15
00:02:39 - 00:06:42
1933. Series of quotes from Otto Von Bismarck, Kaiser Wilhelm II and Hitler about German dominance across the world. Pan down statue with Swastika flying. Ha Nuremberg rally filled with troops. Hitler at podium, marching troops with Swastika banners. Montage of death and destruction in World War 1.
Cu Hitler, people sieg heil / salute.
Gvs Munich, Institute of Geopolitics inc people at work.
00:06:42 - 00:10:02
People work in oil refinery, drills etc, logging camp, quarries, mining, farming.
Hitler at Nuremberg rally, massed troops in stadium. Many shots of Hitler.
Hitler sitting with cronies laughing and slapping his thigh, Hitler looks over plans on moving train.
00:10:02 - 00:13:42
Young men (students / tourists) on ship sunbathe (apparently undercover Nazis sent by Hitler all over Europe to spread Nazi propaganda. Von Ribbentrop out of car, vs Fascist leaders in Europe including Degrail in Belgium, the Czech Fascist leader and his party, Oswald Mosley on march through London and making speech on balcony.
Riots in France and Belgium by Fascist sympathisers, Fascist meeting at Madison Square Gardens, man dragged onto stage and beaten by uniformed thugs.
Steel production in Germany as industries increase output.
Tired and oppressed looking people line up to receive food, people work in work camps, four men shot dead in firing squad (looks set up).
STILL of Himmler, troops march, halt and turn (dissolve to Swastika), troops goose step, National Conscription introduced in 1935, men sign up, boys with toy gliders, plane takes off.
00:13:42 - 00:16:00
Cu of pilot in crowd, Luftwaffe flying in formation, soldiers practice leaping out of plane, soldiers parachute from plane, soldiers goose step, and with bicycles, tanks across, dive bomber in action, ships at sea, German troops march on Rhineland.
Building of the Siegfried Line, troops marching, trains carry building materials, mass labour, rows of barbed wire fences, concrete bollards, aerial view of marching troops, troops into concrete bunkers.
00:16:10 - 00:20:33
Hitler along in car as troops line road sieg heiling. Hitler stands and salutes them from car, two massive guns pulled by truck, Hitler and people salute.
Tickertape parade, German troops along, Hitler up steps, Hitler with others looking at maps and papers spread across table, laughs.
March 12, 1938
German troops march over Austrian border, Hitler, guns, Luftwaffe, march into Vienna, Czech Army operations, Skoda munitions plant, ext and ints.
Czech president at desk, French troops marching, British war ships at sea, Hitler and others with map.
Jewish people in streets of Czechoslovakia watching parade of Nazi Youth, Hitler speech at podium, people of various nationalities march, Hitler shakes people's hands, STILLS of Admiral Nimitz, Lieutenant General Walter Knieger, Senator Robert Wagner, Wendell Wilkie, Henry J Kaiser. American troops.
00:20:33 - 00:23:40
March into Sudentenland, crowd told Hitler is their liberator, Nazis distributing weapons such as black jacks, injured Czechs in hospital after being beaten.
Hitler makes speech, officials clap, Maxim Litvinov makes speech at League of Nations.
Czech people / refugees walking, border gate shuts, plane on tarmac, group of people board plane, Hitler, Chamberlain, Delagier meet to make Munich Pact.
People demonstrate in Czechoslovakia, Delagier returns to France through streets in car and is greeted, Chamberlain off plane and waves Munich Pact paper, press with cameras, makes speech about "peace in our time", newspaper headline re 'peace in our time'.
00:23:40 - 00:26:35
German troops break Munich Pact, 14 March 1939 by invading Sudentenland, crying women sieg heil troops as they pass.
Chamberlain addresses assembly, Hitler enters room.
Gvs of Moscow at night, man up plane steps, smiles and holds hand up, photo flash bulbs, two men in room shake hands, Russian and German representatives sit around table to discuss USSR and German Pact, newspaper headline 'World Shock over German Pact'.
cu Stalin, Russian troops goose stepping, Hitler address assembly, people clap, German sympathisers in trucks in Danzi332g.
00:26:35 - 00:29:34
Polish people prepare to fight, practice marching, men and women dig trenches.
German army trucks and tanks in field move towards Polish border, Polish troops with horses and carts, Polish cavalry gallop across field.
German army prepare their weapons, load bomb onto plane, tanks up mud banks, troops running through streets, Hitler speech, guns blasting.
Germans on motorbikes with sidecars over Polish border, Luftwaffe take off, aerial view of planes in flight and dropping bombs.
00:29:34 - 00:33:27
Plane bombed as it sits in field, explosion, planes in flight, interior of German plane, gunner in action, plane flying ahead shot down in plume of black smoke and flames, plane spirals to ground in flames and explodes. Aerial view of air raid, bombs explode on target, bombs dropped from plane. civilians run across fields and roads, dive bombers and bombs exploding, Polish cavalry, German ground troops move forward.
00:33:27 - 00:36:33
Gvs Warsaw, fire fighters at work, buildings being bombed, building walls collapse, troops running and fighting in the streets.
240mm Howitzers, huge guns being loaded and fired by German troops, soldier with fingers in his ears, Hitler looks through binoculars, pan across Warsaw as buildings on fire, billowing smoke, women and children refugees leave Warsaw, dead horses in street, complete destruction of Warsaw.
German troops in Warsaw on guard and on horseback.
Germans attack port of Danzig from sea, white flag of surrender.
Polish prisoners of war marched away as women watch, people lined up in Polish village, man with cloth covering his face betrays neighbours and others loyal to Poland, German officers watch as people moved away, line of men tied to posts, German soldiers fire at men.
00:36:33 - 00:40:19
STILL of Himmler, long row of dead bodies, two women with body of man, hands tied behind his back, one woman unties ropes screaming as she does so. Devastated faces, women pouring buckets of water over huge pile of burning remains, more grieving women.
Hitler in plane flying over devastated Poland, Russian army along in trucks entering Eastern Poland, German and Russian army officials shake hands.
French reserves march out of grounds of building, British bombers in air, German boats on canal, Naval officers scrambling to deck, guns fired, bombs dropped from plane, huge explosions all around ships.
Churchill walking from car with wife, Clementine, Edward VI into 10 Downing Street, British troops, men joining up, officer assists man in filling in forms, man dressing in uniform, soldiers in training.
Churchill speaking at podium, aerial view of ruined city, mother holds little girl on ground as she attempts to warm her bare feet near the fire. Two little boys walk over rubble, man rushes forward with child and other refugees, distressed people praying and crying.
Ints ransacked church with wrecked altar.
- Keywords:WW2, GERMANY, BRITAIN, WAR, WARFARE, ARMY, POLAND, SUDENTENLAND, INVASION, NAZI,
- Master Title:CF15