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  • Short Summary

    British woman athletes are victorious in Olympic Games in Paris, France.

  • Description

    Paris, France.

    Full titles read: "BRAVO GIRLS! - Our splendid woman athletes 'sweep the board' at Olympic games."

    Group shot of the woman British Olympic team, one athlete stand sat the front and holds aloft the Union Flag (Union Jack). L/S of athlete in the stadium throwing the javelin, she puts so much power into the throw that she nearly falls over. Several shot of athletes performing in the high jump.

    M/S of the woman on their marks in the sprint hurdles race, an official fires the starting pistol and they're off! L/S of the woman hurtling down the track jumping hurdles. Nice M/S of the winning British woman, she is still trying to catch her breath. Large crowds of people can be seen in the stand. Nice group shot of women's team sitting down. Some of them smile at the camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    280.05
    Media URN:
    23190
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:54:00 / 01:06:24:00
    Canister:
    G 905

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