The mirror of time (1942)

Documentary №67825, 2 parts, black-white
Availability:Film hasn't been digitized
Director:Ojgen Jork/Eugen York/
Camera operators:Otto Martini

Reel №1


A mock film about the creation of the mirror of the time - Newspapers.

The editors of the newspaper.

The office of chief editor.

On the table of Newspapers from different countries, photographs.

The beginning of work.

Phone calls,getting the information.

The editor calls the journalists, giving them the job.

A delivery boy with a package.

The photo with the model.

Discussion of the snapshot.

Photo from the front.

Chronicle: military aircraft in flight, air combat, the pilot attaches a camera in the cockpit.

In edition see photos, choose an interesting picture.

Photo lab, developing pictures

Key words

Germany, the press, photo laboratory

Reel №2


Photo is being prepared for printing on the front side of the paper.

Image Processing, negative and positive, retouching.

Master takes a snapshot of a special plate


Printing house.

Compositors gain galley, followed by proofreading text.

Correction shall be verified text.

Set sheet paper, print on the typewriter.

Production of metal molds for rolling ink charging.

The plating bath.

Rolls of paper going into the machine.




Topics, which are reflected in the paper.

Desert of Africa, is a German tank, sit on it soldiers.

Flying aircraft, ship lights lined them


Production processes at the munitions factories.

Landscapes homeland.

Mowing in the field.

Deer in the forest.

Mining fast river.

Swimming pool, children swimming in it.

Sports News: car racing, horse races, swimming, pole vault, football


Symphony Orchestra Concert Hall.

Artists at the easel.

Work sculptors.

African dance with tom-toms.

Research scientists, working with a microscope.

Acrobat on a wire.



Lots of photos in the wording


Printing, paper rolls.

There is a conveyor with the newspapers.

A large picture on the front page of the newspaper from the front

Key words

Germany, Photo
Germany, typography
Germany, the press, Africa, desert, soldiers, Air Force, Navy
Germany, the military industry, farmers, sports, media, river, mountain, swimming pool, children, race track, football, sports, cars, forest, animals
Germany, concert, music, sculptors, art, research, scientists, circus, photo, ballet, sport
Germany, printing, press, photos

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