After a false start, the start of men's 1500 metres final, and various low angle shots of runners running past camera. Finish of race, with France's Josy Barthel taking the gold medal, USA's Bob McMillen the silver and Germany's Werner Lueg the bronze. Close up Barthel smiling and waving, then great...more
Material relating to newsreel story "Helsinki Bound" - 52/58.
Material relating to newsreel story "XVth Olympiad" - 52/59.
Swimming heats from the Helsinki Olympics.
Retrospective look at achievements of champion horse "Foxhunter" who recently died.
Army Kinema Corporation's review of 1952's international, national and sporting news.
Pierre D'Oriola, French show jumping champion, at home and riding in practice ring.
The Olympic Organising Committee signing invitations to the 1952 Helsinki games
Olympic champion, Hungarian boxer Laszlo Papp becomes trainer.