March to May 1938
Austrian Film Museum
"Reibpartie", a man (Jew?) is forced to wash the street. Victim is in a suit, and looks up at the filmmaker's lens. A second victim, in shirt and vest on his knees, frantically cleaning the street, feet of onlookers are visible to the right and in BG. Cut back to victim 1 with CU of hands. Counter-shot of young woman in a coat being "showcased" to the filmmaker. Behind her a SA man and a civilian hold hands to shut her off from the crowd in the BG. Crowd cheering while SA man grabs her right arm. Woman (Jew?) is made to hold a broom up in her right, makes an embarrassed gesture with her left, turns, face grimacing (crying?). 01:13:54 Very quick glimpse of the top of a head (man forced to scrub the street?) at the middle bottom of the frame.
Biography / History:
2009.205.1 The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum received a HDCam copy of the original 9.5mm film from the Austrian Film Museum in May 2009. The donation to the Austrian Film Museum included six additional reels of 9.5mm footage.
Austrian Film Museum, Sig. 0019-0174
9.5mm Pathex, pos, b/w, silent
DigiBeta; Betacam SP; VHS
01:13:46 - 01:13:55