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    THIS MATERIAL WAS THE START TO MY SUPPOSED FEATURE - MOSCOW ON SUNDAY - BUT AFTER THE FIRST DAY OF MY WORK A HAVE BEEN STOPPED BECAUSE OF NONE ACCREDITATION. BUT MAYBE YOU CAN MAKE A SMALL STORY OUT OF IT.


    Reel 0.
    .... no number.... I have been trying to shoot all this on SOF but it was to cold... camera stopped working....... 50 feet beginning of the rugby match in sound.....


    Reel 1.
    shows two teams of factory worker called "Worker and Pier" playing sunday morning a training match on their sportsfield.... spectators are friends and workers from the factory....


    Reel 2.
    the new Moscow open air swimming pool in the center of the city..... for 2,000 people swimming time 1 hour..... water temperature in wintertime 24 C.......not very much to see full with steam....different shots of men and ladies coming into the basin, swimming..... coming out into snow etc.......


    Reel 3.
    First two shots LS of the swimming pool....... after this film shows Gorky recreation par, one of the city, first parks with all kind of park facilities - amusements, cinema, libraries, cafes etc..... Now in wintertime all the alleys, the riverside and most of the open spaces are turned into a seating-rink.


    Reel 4.
    also flamed Gorky park.... different shots of people, children in the park.....


    Reel 5.
    filmed at the Moscow race course were 4 or 5 times a week races take place, now in wintertime also with skies behind horses..... admission ticket from 10 to 50 kopecks...... 1 rubel is the price for a betting-slip, a little ticket with a number on it, and the visitor can buy as much as he like or share on ticket with one or more friends. He can loose his rubel, or win 1,20 Rubel or up to 100 Rubel, it depends on his look, this afternoon a saw the racing course full with people mostly older age and men.


    Reel 6.
    also filmed at the same places..... many different shots, horses before their betting-slips...and inside I filmed few shots were people buyed the betting-slips. maybe underexposed bad light.




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    Film ID:
    VLVA2NPALJ37NYXHPZMC4M7C8XBR7
    Media URN:
    VLVA2NPALJ37NYXHPZMC4M7C8XBR7
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/03/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:17:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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