DEFENDANT ALFRED ROSENBERG IS QUESTIONED BY DAVID MAXWELL FYFE AT THE NUREMBERG TRIBUNAL [Allocated Title]
Cross-examination of the defendants Alfred Rosenberg and Hans Frank.
I. Defendant Alfred Rosenberg in the witness stand. A wide shot of the courtroom shows the defence counsel, the stenographers, officers of court and the bench with the judges Volchkov, Nikitchenko, Birkett, Lawrence, Biddle, Parker, de Vabres and Falco. Rosenberg gives evidence on his administration programme in the Occupied Easter Territories, including the evacuation of Russian slave labourers, the nutrition programme and forced labour. Shot of the audience listening. Executive chief prosecutor Thomas J Dodd (USA) cross examines Rosenberg. Rosenberg gives evidence on his book "The myth of the Twentieth Century". Close up shots of the judges Biddle and Parker; a stenographer; and the deputy chief prosecutor Sir David Maxwell Fyfe (GB) at the table for the British counsel for the prosecution.
II. Dr Alfred Seidl questions the defendant Hans Frank on his early life and party career as president of the academy for German Law, head of the national socialist lawyer's association, former general governor in the Generalgouvernement in Cracow. Close up shots of the judges Lawrence (GB) and Biddle (USA), the witness, and the defence counsel Sauter.