• Short Summary

    At White City Britain's athletes take on champions from France.

  • Description

    White City Stadium, London.

    SV. British team parading before start of athletic match between Great Britain and France. GV. French and British athletics teams parading. LV. Crowd. SV. Start of 880 yards. Runners off. SV. Crowd. SV. Pan, Numbers 2, 4, 1 and 3. Brian Hewson is No 3. LV. Towards, runners in previous order. LV. Crowd. SV. Roger Bannister overtaking No 4. No 3 passes No 4 and chases Bannister who increases lead to win easily. CU. & SV. Bannister consoling No 4. CU. Bannister.

    (Mute Neg. & Lav.) (Orig."E")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    110.19
    Media URN:
    28697
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/08/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:54:00 / 01:42:12:00
    Canister:
    53/59

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