• Short Summary

    Dutch Athlete Fanny Blankers-Koen wins in several disciplines at meeting in Melbourne.

  • Description

    Melbourne, Australia.

    Title reads 'Flying Dutch Woman Victorious'.

    LS. Athletes parading. LS. Crowd and athletes. MS. Athletes. MS. Athletes getting ready for start of race. MS. Dutch athlete Fanny Blankers-Koen putting track shoes on. SCU. Jan Blankers-Koen, her husband. MS. Girls loosening up, getting ready for race. LS. Mrs Blankers-Koen and another competitor loosening up. MS. Crowd. LS. Competitors starting race. Pan with runners, finish of the race. Girls running to congratulate Blankers-Koen on victory. SCU. Fanny Blankers-Koen and Shirley McConnochie, who came second. MS. Mrs Blankers-Koen competing in high jump. MS. Slow motion, Mrs Blankers-Koen doing high jump - several shots. LS. Slow motion, Mrs Blankers-Koen doing high jump. MS. Two spectators. LS. Start if 80 metres hurdles race. LS. Pan from start to finish. Blankers-Koen first, Shirley Strickland second. MS. Judges. LS. Race in slow motion. MS. Mrs Blankers-Koen receives her awards. SCU. Mrs Blankers Koen.

    (Comb. Lav.)

    Date found in the old record - 02/03/1949.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:18:00 / 01:56:00:00
    UN 2070 E

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