Tokyo Prepares For 1964 Olympics 1963

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    Tokyo, Japan.

    Title reads 'Tokyo Busy Preparing for '64 Olympics'.

    Various shots of the workmen working on erecting new building and roads in preparation for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo. GV. Palatial building, Headquarters of Japan's Olympic Committee. CU. Olympic flag flying. Various shots in Olympic Committee HQ, of the plans being made for programmes, the buildings, etc. GV. Exterior and interior of open air massive stadium nearing completion.

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    Date found in the old record - 29/08/1963.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    79475
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2677.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:05:00 / 01:24:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 3791 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 3791 D
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  • Very good!

    British Pathé 15th Aug 2012
  • It is great to see how the Olympics were in the old days.

    British Pathé 15th Aug 2012

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