Captains road doog (1938)

Documentary №66823, 2 parts, black-white
Availability:Film hasn't been digitized
Director:Gans Kyurlis /Hans Curlis/
Camera operators:Valjter Tyurk

Reel №1


The work of drivers of trucks, dalneboyschikov.

Making its normal flight, trailer truck driving on the highway, and before the eyes of the driver and his mate unfold various landscapes are oncoming cars, trains, small towns.

Pointers on the roads.

On the sidelines of an elderly man in the street repairing your car, the driver is thrown to him in words.

Landscape with cultivated fields.

Type in the rearview mirror, wood.

Truck overtakes policeman on a motorcycle, stop them, greet each other shouting, "Heil Hitler," a police officer checks the documents.

After a while, the machine enters the ancient city.

In the big house forged signboard with a star of David Hotel.

Passing trains, the car goes over a bridge, view of the gothic cathedral, the house on the waterfront, the castle on the hill.

The machine stops the girl, but it turns out they are not on the way.

Dusk descends, a truck pulls up to a small motel in Crippen, go into the house.

The owners of the motel behind the counter, they give letters to drivers for them

Key words

Germany, cars, roads, railways, police, propaganda, the city, the cathedral, Gos.simvolika, mail

Reel №2


The machine in flight, it goes to the Rhine at the Loreley rock and moves along the riverbank.

After the forced stop, associated with the replacement of the punctured tire, the truck goes on.

It appears destination - Cologne, go over the bridge, view of the Gothic cathedral.

Towards the car is a man in Alpine costume - short pants straps, he salutes the drivers fascist wave of his hand.

The machine stops at the special parking lot next to the other trucks.

The drivers of the truck wash hose, inspects it, go to the control room and make a mark in the book in the delivery of the goods.

Together with the other chauffeurs they dine in the dining room, relax in specially designed for this purpose room.

In the morning, they again get dispetreskoy route and load and go back.

Mate arranged to sleep.

Again flashed scenic views, landscapes and endless road ..

Key words

Germany, road, river, bridge, cathedral, cars, city beautification, recreation

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