• Short Summary

    France beat England at rugby - AKC newsreel item.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    AKC - Army Kinema Corporation - newsreel item.

    Title reads: "France win against England".

    International rugby - France v England. Paris, France.

    England kick off, enter French area, French defenders clear. CU spectators. LS throw in, ball goes to English defenders, they are unable to clear and France scores try 22. CU crowd cheering. LS Scrum down. England break away. France runs for try and score. England break away, France into sets, run and score try. CU continental types cheering. LS scrum, France break away, England defenders clear. Touchline melee. CU crowd gets to feet. LS midfield play, pile up of bodies, France break away again and just score try. Natural sound of crowd cheering.

    Footage is from AKC issue 160. Date given on dope sheet is 13/03/1950.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2292.08
    Media URN:
    65485
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:51:00 / 01:16:13:00
    Canister:
    UN 2240 C

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