Olympic Flame Starts Its Journey To Berlin 1936

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    Slate reading 'Olympic Flame starts its journey to Berlin'. Various shots of women in the original ruined Olympia stadium near Athens, in traditional Greek dress, lighting the Olympic torch with pieces of wood. They light the torch, and start to march off ceremoniously. Loss of pictures, though music continues. Pictures return, as topless men in shorts pass the flame on in a relay. Jogger crosses mountain bridge with torch. Map graphic shows the torch's journey, from Athens to Berlin.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    101013
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    201206.014
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:00:55 / 10:02:03
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