Star Item
  • Description

    Title reads: "Thousand in cross-country Championship".

    Parliament Hill fields (Hampstead Heath), London.

    Athlete Mel Batty wins Cross Country Championship. Various shots competitors at start of race. M/S New Zealand team. Start of race, pan as the field runs away from camera. Various shots of race. Pan with Mel Batty running through snow, already in the lead. M/S next bunch of runners coming behind. C/U their feet running through snow and slush. L/S crowd watching as runners go past. Pan whole crowd of runners coming past. M/S runners going through slush. Panning shot Mel Batty nearing finish. L/S next group coming behind. L/S Batty breasts tape. Panning shot as he runs towards camera jumping in the air. C/U race winner Batty talking to reporters.

    Note: race programme on file.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/03/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    55328
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1796.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:41:00 / 01:10:09:00
    Canister:
    65/21
    Sort Number:
    65/021
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    This Place in History Tipton Related
  • Stills

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

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