May festival. (1932)

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Director: Stefan Hok /Stephan Hock/

Operators: Bryuder Majer

Reel №1


May Day celebrations 1932 in Vienna.

Mass performances staged at the stadium.

Members of different scenes and pantomimes are dressed in costumes of different eras in the history of Austria, epoch replace one another.

The unifying idea of ​​all dramatizations - show the people's struggle for freedom.

Dancing girl in costume colors.

So a group of Roman togas and tunics, athletes, soldiers, legionaries with their spears, slaves.

Showing Olympics athletes.

Warriors jostle people.

Run out the girl in medieval costumes, dance.

Medieval warriors with spears, Archduke on horseback, the monks.

Warriors jostle people.

Get out the ladies in crinolines, gentlemen in doublets

Key words

Austria, festival, people, theater, women

Reel №2


The procession of ladies and gentlemen, one of the tracks trailing beggars and cripples, poor women with children in their arms.

Warriors do not admit them to the Lord.

The time of the Napoleonic Wars.

Under the sounds go sldaty Marseillaise, they jostle people.

Flower Maidens dance the waltz.

The revolutionary movement of the people.

The workers raise their hands, clenched into a fist, flags in hand.

Allegorical apotheosis of the Austrian Social-Democracy.

Workers lifted from the track, raise their hands in a Nazi salute.

Carry tranporant: "Long live May 1".

It begins a parade of athletes.

Go young athletes, working groups, cyclists, athletes, soldiers, troops Hitler Youth

Key words

Austria, festivals, stadium, theater, music, the Nazis, Gos.simvolika, sports, parade, workers, soldiers, Hitler Youth, the population