The UFA Motion Picture Newsreels depict German military operations and conditions in Germany during World War II, mainly during
the 1939 to 1942 period.
Universum Film AG (UFA) is a German film production company that was founded in 1917. The UFA motion picture newsreels at
the Hoover Institution consist of World War II era newsreels produced by the Third Reich and include the German weekly newsreel,
or Die Deutsche Wochenshau (DW), and the foreign weekly newsreel, or Auslandtonwoche (ATW). The bulk of the newsreels in the
collection were produced from 1939 to 1942.
450 motion picture film reels, 3 envelopes
(45.0 linear feet)
For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.
Collection is open for research.