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UFA Wochenschau 497   [Original Title]

Country of Origin: German Federal Republic
Year of origin: 1966
Genre: Newsreel
Locations of shooting: n/a

Production company: Constantin Film

Keywords: Flugzeug, Mode, Musik, Vietnamkrieg
In this newsreel the topics are:

1. French Fashion designer Jacques Esterel. He has worked with stars such as Brigitte Bardot, Michèle Morgan, Catherine Deneuve, Jean Seberg, Claudia Cardinale and Édith Piaf

2. The War in Vietnam. Again, after Lyndon B. Johnsons failed the find another solution, the US is flying air strikes against the Viet Cong. The military strategy goes by the name: scorched earth.

3. Composer Boris Blacher, director Gustav Rudolf Sellner and conductor Reinhard Peters rehearse Blachers Opera "Zwischenfälle bei einer Notlandung", which is based upon a Reportage by Heinz von Cramer.

4. A plane crash in Bremen, Germany. It's one of the worst accidents in the history of Lufthansa, the largest airline in Europe. Among the victims is the italian swim team.

Version 1
Language: n/a
Sound: Sound film
Aspect: 1:1,33
Duration: 10 min

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