British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

News from Germany: Radio Tower


Series Name
British Movietone News


Issue No.
Date Released
22 Sep 1952
Date Other
Sep 1952
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Furs from Nylon
  2. 2News from Germany: Highest Hotel
  3. 3News from Germany: Police Parade
  4. 4News from Germany: Radio Tower
  5. 5Moke’s Grand National
  6. 6Personalities in the News: Mr Eden
  7. 7Personalities in the News: Queen Juliana
  8. 8Personalities in the News: Messrs. Taft & Eisenhower
  9. 9Korea - Rocket Strafing
  10. *Blind Guests of US Navy

* Story has local or special distribution


Story No. within this Issue
4 / 9
Section Title
News from Germany
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Berlin Radio Tower Repainted. DESCRIPTION: Berlin’s radio tower needs an overhaul and men have been working at giddy heights, scraping and painting. SHOTLIST: Cut story - Fireworks. Torchlight parade through streets. GV Radio tower. Men at top painting same. Man drops paintbrush, man starts down stairs double quick time and arrives at bottom in time to catch paintbrush.
Buildings and structures; Entertainment and leisure; Curiosities; Industry and manufacture; Ceremonies
Card file number
Leslie Mitchell
Length of story (in feet)
Story extras:

• The first time you use this link in a session, you will need to log on at the British Movietone website and then click this icon again to see the film. For the remainder of the session, this link will take you directly to the film.

This series is held by:

Film Archive

AP Archive
+44 (0)20 7482 7482
Series held
View all series held by AP Archive

Record Stats

This record has been viewed 199 times.