• Short Summary

    Ludwig Leitner of Germany wins the downhill race at ski championship in Chamonix.

  • Description

    Chamonix, France.

    SV. Contestant No 14 starting downhill run, camera pans as he skis past. SV. No 14 coming towards camera, comes into C/U. SV. Contestant No 14 continuing downhill run. SCU. Skier No 12, Ludwig Leitner of Germany, starts racing downhill. SV. Leitner races towards camera and goes past. SV. Leitner continuing his downhill run. SV. He comes in close to camera and goes past. LV. He makes his final run to the finish. LV. Another competitor starts his downhill run, camera pans with him as he flashes past some trees. LV. Another competitor goes away from camera downhill. SV. Another competitor comes towards camera, he appears over the crest of a small hill and falls down rolling over and over. LV. Another competitor, camera pans as he falls down. SV. Same competitor rolls over in the snow. LV. Another competitor who makes another fall. German contestant Ludwig Leitner is the winner of the downhill race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1754.10
    Media URN:
    54324
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/03/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:36:00 / 01:23:39:00
    Canister:
    63/24

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