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  • Description

    Action from the men's downhill skiing competition, and skier skiing down the mountain. Close ups of skiers starting their runs, and various shots of skiers travelling down huge mountain. Brief close up of skier taking dramatic fall, and spectators watching on. Skier travelling down hill, and sliding down hill after fall. Close up of women in USA coats watching the action, and various shots of Austria's Toni Sailer starting his run, skiing down the mountain, and crossing the finish line. Nice close up of Sailer, who won the gold medal in all 3 of the men's events, with his goggles up.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1956
    Sound:
    No Sound
    Media URN:
    101182
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    201206.183
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:15:05 / 10:16:01
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  • Appears in...

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    BBC Winter Oly Doc Cortina Winter Olympics 56
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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