Mexico Olympics Training 1968

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • Not Licenceable
  • View as stills

Description

Lovely pull from close up of street to wide angle of Mexico City, 1968. Close ups of Mexico City traffic and locals. Pan from Olympic sign to road filled with traffic. Close ups of large coloured inflatable balls with 'Mexico 68' logo. Nice shot ladies walking away from camera in dresses with 'Mexico...

more

Data

Cataloguer:
John Greathead
Stock:
Colour
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
101055
Sort Number:
Time in/Out:
10:14:21 / 10:17:42
Canister:
Film ID:
201206.056
Issue Date:
1968

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
Diving Stars For Mexico Aka German Diving Aces Compete For Olympic Games Selection

Diving Stars For Mexico Aka German Diving Aces Compete For Olympic Games Selection

German divers compete for places in Olympic team.

Olympic Athletes And Equestrian Team

Olympic Athletes And Equestrian Team

Item showing competitors in equestrian events getting ready to leave for Mexico Olympics.

Olympics

Olympics

Athletic events at the Olympic Games. Mexico.

Olympics

Olympics

A look back at events in the Olympic Games. Mexico City, Mexico.

Mexico Nears Completion

Mexico Nears Completion

Mexico City prepares for the Olympic Games - most of the works already done.

British Olympic Uniforms On Show

British Olympic Uniforms On Show

Models wearing the uniforms for the British Olympic team to wear in Mexico.

Olympics

Olympics

Running events and award ceremony from 1968 Olympics in Mexico City.

Olympics

Olympics

Shots of athletics events at 1968 Olympics in Mexico City.

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
10MoreTragedies
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler