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  • Description

    Title reads: "Indian Olympics".

    Bangalore, India.

    All India Olympic Games - athletics competition. C/U of Olympic flag flying. Various shots athletes parading around stadium, giving Olympic salute. Panning shot of crowd of Indian spectators. C/U of European man firing starting pistol. L/S of E.L. Philip of Madras winning the 220 yard sprint. C/U of E.L. Philip after the race. M/S of Raj Gopal of Mysore, a weightlifter with prodigious muscles. He lifts a heavy dumbbell.

    M/S of Lord Archibald Wavell, Viceroy of India, watching the athletics with the Maharajah of Mysore. M/S of Abhu Naga, 67 year old marathon ace, jogging around track. C/U of Abhu Naga having a cigarette after the race. Various shots of pole jumping, Banta Singh wins. M/S of athlete high jumping. Group shot of Patiala team with Olympic trophy.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/04/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45163
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1380.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:11:00 / 01:24:41:00
    Canister:
    46/34
    Sort Number:
    46/034
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Movico Sport Sports thoughts Olympics Maharajas hi Viceroys of India
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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