• Short Summary

    THE 61ST WEST BERLIN SIX-DAY CYCLE RACE GOT UNDERWAY AT THE CITY'S SPORTPALAST LAST NIGH (FRIDAY), TO THE SOUND OF PISTOL SHOTS FIRED BY THE GERMAN ACTRESS ANITA KUPSCH.

  • Description

    1.
    MV CYCLIST PAST IN STADIUM
    0.06

    2.
    CU BAND PLAYING
    0.09

    3.
    MV SPECTATORS SEATED AND DRINKING, CYCLISTS B/G
    0.13

    4.
    MV MEN DRINKING, CYCLISTS IN B/G. (2 SHOTS)
    0.19

    5.
    MV CYCLISTS ROUND TRACK
    0.33

    6.
    CU MEN DRINKING
    0.37

    7.
    MV CYCLING CREW IN PIT
    0.38

    8.
    LV STADIUM
    0.41

    9.
    CU CYCLISTS
    0.43

    10.
    CU MAN READS NEWSPAPER
    0.46

    11.
    CU CYCLISTS REPAIRING WHEEL
    0.48

    12.
    MV SPECTATORS AND CYCLISTS PAST
    0.49

    13.
    MV CYCLISTS RESTING
    0.53

    14.
    MV & CU MAN PAINTING WOODEN WHEEL
    0.59

    15.
    MV SPECTATORS AND DRINKERS (2 SHOTS)
    1.05

    16.
    CU CYCLIST PAST
    1.10

    17.
    CU MAN AND WOMAN TALKING
    1.12

    18.
    MV DRINKERS
    1.17

    19.
    MV BAND
    1.20

    20.
    LV STADIUM
    1.23



    Initials GEM/VS/CCT/BB


    SPORT: CYCLING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE 61ST WEST BERLIN SIX-DAY CYCLE RACE GOT UNDERWAY AT THE CITY'S SPORTPALAST LAST NIGH (FRIDAY), TO THE SOUND OF PISTOL SHOTS FIRED BY THE GERMAN ACTRESS ANITA KUPSCH.

    THE SIX-DAY EPIC HAS BECOME SOMETHING OF A SOCIAL AS WELL AS A SPORTING EVENT. THRONGS OF WEST BERLINERS TURN OUT, AND NOT JUST FOR THE CYCLING....THEY'RE THERE FOR THE BANDS AND THE BEER, TOO.

    ELEVEN TEAMS REPRESENTING EIGHT NATIONS ARE AT THE SPORTPALAST THIS YEAR FOR THE RACE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABQ8Y3FB23PESAL9IZW510WCKT
    Media URN:
    VLVABQ8Y3FB23PESAL9IZW510WCKT
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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