This Color-Restored Video Will Take You Back to 1945 Berlin
German company Kronos Media has just released vintage footage taken in Berlin right after World War II. The seven-minute video, color-restored and in high-definition, transports viewers to Berlin’s landmarks—like the Brandenburg Gate and Reichstag Building—70 years ago. Also on view: a 1945 version of the German capital’s famous boulevard, Unter den Linden.
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The footage focuses on street views, but stick around until the end to see a stunning aerial recession highlighting a seemingly endless row of war-torn buildings. Take a look:
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