• Short Summary

    The Spanish game of Pelota is played on an indoor court in Miami.

  • Description

    Titles read: "ANCIENT SPANISH GAME AT MIAMI".

    Miami, Florida, United States of America.

    Goods shot of crowds of people milling around a betting area at a sports arena. On the sports court, several men prepare for a game of Pelota by strapping the basket-like troughs onto their wrists. Various shots of the match in play as the men hurl the ball against a granite wall. Staged M/S of two women spectators turning their heads from side to side as if watching the ball.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    949.58
    Media URN:
    16218
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/01/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:04:00 / 01:47:55:00
    Canister:
    38/4

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