Reise Schweiz Mosel Rhein


Various trips to Switzerland, along the Rhine and the Moselle


Title: Travel to Switzland September 8th and. 9th, 1933/4 days before Kate's 13th birthdays / Girl runs across meadow, house with 'Kinder-Kurheim Adelboden' in background; Children look out of windows, girls with cats; Pan over mountain panorama, cows on country road; Man at the village fountain; Sea promenade <presumably Wolfgangsee>; Driving by car over mountain road, driving record, mountain landscape with stream and Lake; Pass with chapel, passing train, glacier <probably Aletsch glacier, Valais (Switzerland)>; Pass road, mountain village, Hochalm with animals, mountain landscape; Zurich: Houses on the Limmat; Girls in front of a ski hut, cross-country skiing through a winter landscape in the Black Forest, girls in a Black Forest parlor, sleigh rides;

Trier: Main market with St. Gangolf, Porta Nigra, St. Petrus Cathedral, old town alleys, thermal baths, stone bridge over the Moselle, load crane; Trip through Trier and along the Moselle; Car ferry; Pan across the Moselle landscape; Bernkastel-Kues: View from the Moselle, old town alleys, walk through the vineyards, Landshut castle ruins, panning over Bernkastel and the Moselle valley; Ruined castle Metternich near Beilstein, drive by car through the Moselle valley, car ferry, terrace of an excursion restaurant; Eltz Castle; Drive by car through the Moselle valley; Deutsches Eck in Koblenz, ships on the Rhine; Koblenz: inner city, Electoral Palace, trip along the Rhine: ships on the Rhine, Pfalzgrafenstein Castle in the Rhine, towns in the Rhine Valley; Mainz: city center with a view of the cathedral, memorial for Gustav Stresemann, old town alleys, ships on the Rhine, Gutenberg monument, cathedral, trip over the Rhine bridge; Palace and Palace Park in Schwetzingen;

Drive through alpine mountain landscape, hike to Churfirsten (canton St. Gallen), hiking group at meal, man with mountain map; Drive through alpine mountain landscape, place with bridge over mountain river, waterfall, mountain landscape; Trip through the Danube Valley: Wildenstein Castle, Beuron Monastery etc. Zeppelin on housing estate in Freiburg. //


Reference / film number :  LFS 9303
Date :  1933
Coloration :  Black and white
Sound :  Mute
Timecode :  00:08:08
Running time :  00:00:00
Film-maker :  Balke, Curt
Reel format :  16 mm
Genre :  Amateur movie
Thematics :  Winter sport, Outdoor activities, Cross-border tourism, Heritage and tourism sites
Archive :  Haus des Dokumentarfilms

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