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  • Description

    Full title reads: "America. Convicts at Football! Armed guards keep close watch as inmates of Sing Sing play first match with outsiders in prison grounds."

    United States of America (USA).

    A brass band play as a team of convicts march onto the pitch in jail. Their mascot is a horse painted to look like a zebra.

    Shots of cameramen and prison guards watching from prison wall.

    Various shots of American Football match between prisoners and outsiders.

    Nice shot showing prison guard on wall watching game.

    More shots of match. A touch down is scored. Applause from the crowd. Field goal is scored. Cut away to newsreel cameraman on prison wall. More football.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/11/1931
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    12796
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    873.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:32:00 / 01:13:53:00
    Canister:
    31/95
    Sort Number:
    31/095
  • Appears in...

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    US jail Crime & Punishment prisons American Football Selection Jails Jails
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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