• Short Summary

    Judo and Kendo display at Stadium Club, London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "England expects every man to do his judo!"

    Stadium Club, Holborn, London.

    20th Annual Display of the Budokwai. Various shots of judo matches on raised platform, watched by audience. We see various pairs doing martial art, including a woman practising different types of throws on a man. C/U of Yukotani (sp.?), judo world champion, talking to Colonel the Master of Semphill.

    Various shots of demonstration of another martial art - Kendo. M/S of Lord Semphill (aka Master of Semphill) presenting trophy cup to judo champion.

    Note: Semphill sometimes spelt Sempill.

    Note: spelling of judo champion's name taken from sound track - maybe incorrect.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    945.02
    Media URN:
    16101
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/12/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:28:00 / 01:01:44:00
    Canister:
    37/98

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "C/U of Yukotani (sp.?)" - that should read Yukio Tani.

    "Colonel the Master of Semphill" should read Colonel the Master of Sempill, (5 changes needed inc tags).

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