• Short Summary

    Blind ex-serviceman playing bowls in Australia

  • Description

    Caulfield Repatriation Hospital, Melbourne, Australia

    EX-SERVICEMEN FIGHT ADVERSITY IN SPORT

    GV. Blind bowlers on Bowling Green. LS. Blind man being led to Bowling mat by skipper Wally Nowotna and beginning to bowl. LS. Bowl rolling towards kitty ball. LS. Bowler bowling, pan as bowl rolls toward kitty ball. CU. Pan from face down to hand and stump of arm flapping MS. Ex-servicemen clapping. CU. Man feeling for foot position on mat. MS. Game in progress. GV. Bowls on the bowling green. GV. Game in progress. MS. Onlookers applauding. LS. 6 Blind men being led across Bowling Green, by their leader, and checking their bowls.

    (Comb. F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2595.17
    Media URN:
    69857
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:21:00 / 01:46:55:00
    Canister:
    UN 2441 C

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