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A Christmas truce for Berliners (pt 1/2)
A Christmas truce for Berliners (pt 1/2)

Duration: 04:57

Special passes allow West Berliners to go to the East to visit family at Christmas time in 1963. People describe crossing the boundary to the East on Christmas Day 1963.

 
A Christmas truce for Berliners (pt 2/2)
A Christmas truce for Berliners (pt 2/2)

Duration: 02:41

Special passes allow West Berliners to go to the East to visit family at Christmas time in 1963. A son describes how it felt to see his mother again after two years.

 
A victim of the Baader Meinhof gang (audio)
A victim of the Baader Meinhof gang (audio)

Duration: 08:59

Jorge Schleyer describes what happened when his father was kidnapped by the Baader Meinhof gang in 1977.

 
Airlift helps to end blockade (pt 1/4)
Airlift helps to end blockade (pt 1/4)

Duration: 03:12

A mass airlift between the Royal Air Force and the US Air Force begins to break the Berlin Blockade.

 
Airlift helps to end blockade (pt 2/4)
Airlift helps to end blockade (pt 2/4)

Duration: 03:04

Supplies enter East Berlin by road and rail.

 
Airlift helps to end blockade (pt 4/4)
Airlift helps to end blockade (pt 4/4)

Duration: 03:12

Men and women of Berlin help to rebuild their city.

 
Berlin - is war the answer? (audio)
Berlin - is war the answer? (audio)

Duration: 03:27

A BBC reporter describes the destruction of Berlin and discusses people's opinions to whether a war would solve the tension of East and West.

 
Berlin in 1961 - a reporter's perspective
Berlin in 1961 - a reporter's perspective

Duration: 01:58

A journalist's impression of the divided Berlin during a three day visit to Berlin in 1961.

 
Building the Berlin Wall
Building the Berlin Wall

Duration: 01:55

A BBC reporter witnesses the boundary between East and West Berlin being constructed.

 
Experiences of East German refugees (audio)
Experiences of East German refugees (audio)

Duration: 03:41

A Jewish woman who returned to Berlin after the war and a railway worker who distrusted Russian media share their experiences.

 
Life in Berlin before the Wall (pt 1/4)
Life in Berlin before the Wall (pt 1/4)

Duration: 02:32

The new generation of Berlin talk about what it's like to live there.

 
Life in Berlin before the Wall (pt 2/4)
Life in Berlin before the Wall (pt 2/4)

Duration: 02:07

The nightlife of Berlin is explored

 
Life in Berlin before the Wall (pt 3/4)
Life in Berlin before the Wall (pt 3/4)

Duration: 03:42

Will Berlin be unified again?

 
Life in Berlin before the Wall (pt 4/4)
Life in Berlin before the Wall (pt 4/4)

Duration: 00:44

Exploring the border that separates East and West Berlin.

 
Live report at the start of the fall of the Berlin Wall (pt 1/2)
Live report at the start of the fall of the Berlin Wall (pt 1/2)

Duration: 01:12

The East-West Berlin border is open.

 
Live report at the start of the fall of the Berlin Wall (pt 2/2)
 
Military presence builds in Berlin (audio)
Military presence builds in Berlin (audio)

Duration: 03:30

Tension increases due to disputes about access and boundaries in Berlin.

 
Opinions of a divided city (pt 1/2)
Opinions of a divided city (pt 1/2)

Duration: 04:00

Panorama reports on the division of Berlin. People from New York, Bristol and refugee camps in the West give their opinions about the city.

 
Opinions of a divided city (pt 2/2)
Opinions of a divided city (pt 2/2)

Duration: 00:03:43

Panorama reports on the divide of Berlin. People from New York give their opinions about Berlin.

 
Prime Minister Atlee visits Berlin (pt 1/2)
Prime Minister Atlee visits Berlin (pt 1/2)

Duration: 00:02:50

Britain's Prime Minister Attlee (1945-1951) went on a three day visit to Berlin to see what the conditions were like and how the airlift was progressing. He is shown Berlin's destruction.

 
Prime Minister Atlee visits Berlin (pt 2/2)
Prime Minister Atlee visits Berlin (pt 2/2)

Duration: 04:52

British Prime Minister Attlee went on a three day visit to Berlin to see what the conditions were like and how the airlift was progressing. Here we see recreation activities and home life for the people of Berlin.

 
The fall of the Berlin Wall
The fall of the Berlin Wall

Duration: 04:05

How the Berlin Wall fell in November 1989.

 
The new division of Berlin (pt 1/2)
The new division of Berlin (pt 1/2)

Duration: 05:18

Presenter and journalist Robin Day visits different places along the newly built Berlin Wall, including Checkpoint Charlie and the Brandenburg Gate.

 
The new division of Berlin (pt 2/2)
The new division of Berlin (pt 2/2)

Duration: 01:24

Robin Day reports on the newly built Berlin Wall.

 

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