Young French swimmer, Alex Jany, breaks the world 200 metres swimming record.
Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.
French swimmer, Alex Jany, breaks the world 200 metres swimming record.
L/S of Jany diving into the pool. Various shots of Jany in action, showing his very fast turn. C/U of man with a stopwatch. M/S of Jany finishing his attempt. Jany poses for the camera after breaking the record. His time 2 minutes and 5 seconds. He is only 17 years old.
Possibly connected with 46/78 - MD.