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    Men's javelin action, and slow motion of USSR's Viktor Tsybulenko, who won the gold medal, taking his throw. Slow motion of Germany's Walter Kruger, who won the silver, taking his throw. Wider angle slow motion of Hungary's Gergely Kulcsar, who won the bronze medal, throwing the javelin. Close up scoreboard showing the result of the competition, and nice shot of medal winners posing together on podium, as Tsybulenko puts his arms around Kulcsar and Kruger.
    Women's high jump action next, and slow motion of Romania's Iolanda Balas, who won the gold medal, performing successful jump. Slow motion Polands's Jaroslawa Jozwiakowska, who won the silver medal, performing successful jump. Great Britain's Dorothy Shirley, who tied with Jozwiakowska for the silver medal, also performing successful jump. Nice close up pan from feet of Balas as she receives her gold medal during the medal ceremony. Brief of Shirley receiving her silver, standing on the same podium as Jozwiakowska, and then shaking Balas's hand.
    Close up of the start of the men's 10,000 metres final, then of leading pack, and tight close up of feet as athletes run past camera. Lead runners, then close up of end of race, with USSR's Pyotr Bolotnikov holding on to take the gold from Germany's Hans Grodotzki in a close finish, with Australia's Dave Power taking the bronze. Scoreboard showing result of race, then Bolotnikov having his hand shaken by Power and Grodotzki on the podium after the medal ceremony.
    Zoom in to close up of scoreboard listing the line up for the men's 4 x 400 metres relay final. Start of race, then low angle of first baton change. Low angle of next baton change, then close up of end of race, with USA racing away to take the gold medal, Germany the silver, and, unseen, the British West Indies Federation the bronze. Slow motion replay of finish of race, then close up of scoreboard registering the race result. Brief close up of teams on podium, turning to face the Olympic flame.
    Start of men's 4 x 100 metres final, then low angle of first baton change in which USA overstepped their line and were later disqualified. Low angle close up of second and third baton change, and end of race, with USA pipping Germany to the line, only to be later disqualified. Germany were awarded the gold medal, USSR the silver, and Great Britain the bronze. Slow motion replay of end of race, with USA's Dave Sime holding on to cross the line ahead of Germany's Martin Lauer, though to no avail. Close up of scoreboard showing result of race, with USA disqualified at the bottom. Brief close up of Germany team on podium during medal ceremony.
    Close up of scoreboard showing the line up for the women's 4 x 100 metres relay final. Low angle start of race, then wide of first baton change, and close up of next. Close up final baton change, and end of race, with USA powering away to take the gold medal, Germany the silver, and Poland the bronze medal. Slow motion replay of end of race, with USA's Wilma Rudolph pulling away from Germany's Jutta Heine to win. Olympic flame burning, then close up of USA team receiving their gold medals during medal ceremony. Close up dignitaries watching on, then nice brief shot of teams on podium during national anthem.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    No Sound
    Media URN:
    101209
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    201206.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:05:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:00:00 / 10:05:09
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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