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  • Short Summary

    Revived Irish Sports tournament opens with a parade of athletes from different nations.

  • Description

    Ireland.

    Title: "Aonac Tailteann Revival. Ireland's Ancient Festival (Established 632 B.C.) revived after a lapse of Centuries. (Exclusive pictures)".

    Various shots of a parade of athletes coming into a sports stadium, each team walks behind the flag of their nation - we see New Zealand and America. M/S of a team of motorcyclists pushing their bikes across the stadium. L/S of a large procession of athletes coming into the stadium grounds, passing packed spectator stadiums. M/S of a female hockey team, followed by a male hockey team, passing the camera. M/S of a row of official looking gentlemen of various nationalities sitting on a raised platform at the edge of the stadium - one wears a fez, another wears a turban.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    350.13
    Media URN:
    24542
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/08/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:52:00 / 01:31:51:00
    Canister:
    G 1109

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