• Short Summary

    Annual boat racing day in Cambodia.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "CAMBODIAN PADDLE CHAMPS".

    Cambodia.

    Boat racing day in Cambodia - annual event. There are forty natives in each boat. Crowd gathered to watch the race. Boats getting ready. Several shots of the huge crowds of natives and some British troops. Boats preparing for the line up. A man beats a drum to signal the start of race. Shots of the boats racing neck and neck - drums heard, quite exciting. Winner shooting past the finishing post.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1173.05
    Media URN:
    40463
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/12/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:47:00 / 01:10:04:00
    Canister:
    45/100

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