Details
FOOTAGE number
BOF700264
Title
The Berlin Wall, 1962
Date
1962 (C20th)
Description
Berlin Wall, concrete wall topped with razor wire. Deserted, abandoned buildings adjacent to strip of “no man’s land” on East Berlin side of Berlin Wall. East German checkpoint. German flag waving in the breeze. Close-up shot of vehicle and East German border guards. Scenes of U.S. Army Checkpoint Charlie (Checkpoint C). East Berlin buildings with boarded up windows, close shot show bricked up windows of buildings in East Berlin near the Berlin Wall. Double walls or fences with a “death strip” enclose East Germany. Shows a street blocked by a concrete block wall. Aerial view of double barbed wire fences with “death strip” between that runs through the countryside of Germany. Aerial view of The Spree on East Berlin and West Berlin border. Aerial view of bridge over the Spree blocked by wall and fences on East German side. Aerial view of the Brandenburg Gate looking toward East Berlin in 1962. Low aerial view of abandoned buildings along the East and West German border with boarded up windows.
Photo credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
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Dimension [pixels] File size [MB] Duration [Seconds] Online Purchase
Footage 1920 × 1080 px 4,295 MB 600
Copyright
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