'The meaning of Berlin today' ...the headlines read. it was 1962, an 'Iron Curtain' running from the Baltic to the Black Sea had descended across Europe.
the original txt accompanying the film is repo'd below;
In The Shadow Of The Wall (1962) British Public Information Films.
Sponsor: Central Office of Information for Foreign Office
Telling the tale of two Berlin's, this propaganda film was produced to help Britons understand why the East German Communist authorities constructed the Berlin Wall in 1961. After the unsuccessful attempt to expel Western powers from Berlin in 1948-49, the sustained presence of the West in the city greatly irritated the Communist system. The existence of Western zones in Berlin, and the free access for Berliners to travel between both capitalist and communist zones,
Tags: an anglosaxonwarlord-cleaner history film, the Berlin Wall, 1962,
Location: Berlin, Berlin, Germany (load item map)
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