Olympic Flame Heads For Italy 1960

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    Tracking shot along crowds of people on banks of river waiting to see Olympic torch ceremony, with flags flying. Naval seaman carries the Olympic torch onto land from water, and holds it aloft. Close up woman in traditional dress, and torch being passed on. Various of joggers jogging down road with torch, and into town square before lighting small flame. Low angle of aeroplanes flying over town square, and men marching. Pan across navy sailors on deck of boat, and close up of its name 'Whitesand Bay'. Close up of Olympic torch being lit on deck of boat, and naval captain walking away with it.

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    Cataloguer:
    John Greathead
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    No Sound
    Media URN:
    101150
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    Time in/Out:
    10:01:24 / 10:02:26
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    Film ID:
    201206.151
    Issue Date:
    1960
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