• Short Summary

    NEAR INNSBRUCK PREPARATIONS ARE WELL IN HAND FOR THE OPENING OF THE OLYMPIC WINTER COURSE.?

  • Description

    1.
    GV PAN ALPS, SCOREBOARD IN F/G.
    0.10

    2.
    GV PAVILION BY SKATING RINK
    0.14

    3.
    LV MEN CLEAR SNOW
    0.16

    4.
    LV SCOREBOARD BEING ERECTED
    0.19

    5.
    SV DITTO
    0.20

    6.
    LV MEN USE THEODOLITE
    0.22

    7.
    TV PAN SOLDIER WORKS ON PREPARING CRESTA RUN
    0.33

    8.
    SV MACHINE CREATES ARTIFICIAL SNOW
    0.35

    9.
    SCU MEN WORK ON SIDE OF CRESTA RUN
    0.40

    10.
    TV DITTO
    0.43

    11.
    LV PAN START FOR WOMEN'S DOWNHILL RACE
    0.45

    12.
    CU STARTING GATE
    0.46

    13.
    GV TOP OF DOWNHILL RUN
    0.50

    14.
    LV PAN SECTION OF DOWNHILL RUN
    0.56

    15.
    LV JUDGES' OBSERVATION HUT
    0.58

    16.
    SCU INT..JUDGES WITH CLOCKS, TELEPRINTERS ETC.
    1.02

    17.
    ANGLE V ELECTRONIC SCOREBOARD LIGHTS UP
    1.04

    18.
    LV SOLDIERS TREAT ON SNOW FOR WOMEN'S DOWNHILL RUN
    1.06

    19.
    SV DITTO
    1.12

    20.
    LV DITTO
    1.14

    21.
    SV OFFICIAL AND SOLDIER TALKS TOGETHER
    1.17

    22.
    GV PAN MEN'S AND WOMEN'S DOWNHILL RUN
    1.26



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: NEAR INNSBRUCK PREPARATIONS ARE WELL IN HAND FOR THE OPENING OF THE OLYMPIC WINTER COURSE. TRAINING BEGINS ON DECEMBER 18 (TODAY).

    MACHINES WERE SENT TO THE SITE TO PRODUCE ARTIFICIAL SNOW, BUT IT WAS LATER DISPLACED WHEN SNOWFALLS WERE RECORDED. THE SNOWFALL MADE SPEED SKATING DIFFICULT.

    FILM SHOWS THE OLYMPIC SITE, SNOW BEING CLEARED, THE SCOREBOARD BEING ERECTED, A SOLDIER WORKING ON PREPARING THE COURSE, THE ARTIFICIAL SNOW MACHINE, JUDGES' AND OBSERVATION POSTS AND RELATED SCENES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADZF563JKE0Z7NRLVF6DE573A9
    Media URN:
    VLVADZF563JKE0Z7NRLVF6DE573A9
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/12/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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