Titles and Trims

Video:


Date:
1940s - 1950s

Creator:
Hoffman Family

Collection:
Hoffman Collection

Archive/Collection:
Hoffman Collection, Wende Museum

Source URL:
http://www.wendemuseum.org/collections/detail.php?term=home+movie&module=objects&type=keyword&x=0&y=0&kv=6315&record=7&module=objects



Description:
Home movie title cards from East Germany. Handwritten titles with drawn illustrations; leftovers not spliced into home movie reels. “ENDE” (The End); “Prosit Neujahr 1956” (Happy New Year 1956); “Prosit Neujahr 1957” (Happy New Year 1957); “Prosit Neujahr 1959” (Happy New Year 1959); [switches to color at 0:59] “Ausklang eines schönen Abends 1940. E.H.” (“The end of a lovely evening” or likely “Ringing out the old year”); [switches to b&w at 1:17] “Ende!” (The End!)

Location(s):
East Germany
Duration:
01:52
Materials Held By:
The Wende Museum
Original Format:
8mm
Color/B&W:
B&W and Color
Sound/Silent:
Silent

Archive:
The Wende Museum


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