Tonwoche № 493 (1940)

Newsreel №63971, 2 parts, duration: 0:17:52, black-white
Production: UFA

Reel №1

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Advocacy scene in favor of winter aid /lottery tickets/.


In the workshop of the sculptor Fritz Clime.

Sculpture of naked girls.

Klems working in the Studio on two sculptural groups for fountains.

The girl on the seal.

The concert orchestra of the musical units of the SS Leibstandarte "Adolf Hitler" for the workers of the Berlin bakery under the direction of Mueller ion.

View of the orchestra and the audience-the workers, the conductor for the remote.

Wellness Guesthouse Kulmbach, established by the General inspector of the construction of fortifications and roads, Dr.


People of various ages engaged in physical exercise in the fresh air, together with them, Todt doing exercises in the snow, the teams pull the rope from one another, ball game.

Troop marches in the boarding house, located in the castle.

Vacationers play ping-pong, cards, chess, read books and Newspapers.

Winter on the Rhine, the frozen river at the hummocks and ice.

The soldiers are on the ice.

In the middle of the river a small passage for ships.


At an aircraft factory.

Production processes in the shops.

Assembly shop, being assembled propellers, fuselage, wings, engines.

Check the operation of the engines with the propeller, grinding of the blades.

Workers assemble the frame of the aircraft, the suspension of the motor.

The aircraft removed from the hangar for a test flight.

The plane in the air.

Key words

Germany, propaganda story, the Winter help charity
Germany, 1940, sculpture, personalities
Germany, 1940, world war 2, concert, orchestra, military, personnel
Germany, 1940, pensions, statesmen, personalities, physical education, recreation
Germany, 1940, natural phenomenon, river, ice
Germany, 1940, world war 2, the aviation industry, aircraft

Reel №2

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Winter forest.

Is clearing roads of snow soldiers.

Soldier fails in the snow.

The release of the truck from the snow captivity.

The highway is a snow machine, the other machine throws sand.

Western front.

On the position of the artillery battery in a snowy forest.

Soldiers on alert ran out of the dugouts, concealed weapons are prepared for battle.

Are the shells, fired from guns.


The service of air defense.

The view of the camera to capture the noise of the plane motor.

A sentry on duty.

Pilots at leisure in the barracks.

They play cards, chess, read, sleep.

Point of reception of the information on the air alert, girls in headphones, they accept messages that arrive to the headquarters, which assesses the situation.

In a special diary written order the fighters to intercept enemy bombers.

Work radio operators.

In the barracks aircrew alarm sounds, pilots took seats in the cockpits of fighter jets.

Night departure.

Bombers fall under the spotlight.

Night air combat.

The jets returned to the airfield.

North sea.

Work on the descent of mines to protect the coast from British warships.

A signalman with flags.

View of the convoy.

The icy deck of the German cruiser.

Over the sea there are enemy aircraft, hit them with the gun ships.

Key words

Germany, 1940, world war 2 soldiers, natural phenomenon, snow piles
Western front, 1940, world war 2, artillery, natural phenomena
Germany, 1940, world war 2, air defence, air force, radio operators
North sea, 1940, world war 2, Navy, natural phenomena, force, mines

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