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  • Short Summary

    Chess World Championship won by Mikhail Botvinnick in Moscow.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Return Chess Match for World Title, Moscow, USSR (Soviet Union, Russia).

    Various shots of crowd waiting outside Concert Hall. Various shots of audience. Various shots of chess player Mikhail Botvinnick and Vassily Smyslov playing chess, after the game, they shake hands. CU audience applauding. CU chess board. CU personality speaking. Various shots of Botvinnik being garlanded by Master Golomek and Mr. Hindstrom. CU Botvinnick with garland around neck. CU audience applauding. CU Botvinnik. LS audience. MS Botvinnik being presented with gold medal of World Champion. CU Mr. Botvinnik, Master Golomek and Mr. Hindstrom. Panning shot of audience applauding.

    Date on dope sheet 16/05/1958.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2706.29
    Media URN:
    80079
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:46:00 / 01:55:08:00
    Canister:
    UN 3089 E

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