Barry Wins World Sculling Championship 1920

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    On the Parramatta.

    Intertitle: "BARRY beats FELTON for World's Sculling Championship - one of the few championships Britain has managed to retain".

    Panning L/S of a large river filled with different types of boats - steam boats, small dinghies and lots of rowing boats. Closer L/S of a rowing race taking place in the middle of the busy river. Various shots of the river with particular focus on the rowing boats.

    C/U of Barry's profile, he's talking. C/U of Barry. Various M/Ss of Barry in a very small canoe-like craft rowing in the river. Iris in on Barry holding his boat on his shoulder. Various L/Ss of the river, looking over the heads of spectators, in the distance we can see Barry rowing. L/S of Barry winning the race, spectators on the bank and in the river on dinghies cheer.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/11/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    22002
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    222.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:37:00 / 01:52:52:00
    Canister:
    G 723
    Sort Number:
    G 0723
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