• Short Summary

    Footage of wrestling competition in Iceland.

  • Description

    Titles read: "GLIMA - This isn't one of Epstein's new statues it's the national wrestling sport of Iceland. Leather belts and straps are the only necessary accessories."

    M/Ss of two men wrestling in open-air ring. The men grapple with the belts around their shorts and throw themselves up into the air (they almost look as though they are dancing !) several times until one falls to the floor. L/S of the audience clapping. Several mores shots of the wrestling competition.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1600.06
    Media URN:
    51337
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:13:00 / 01:09:35:00
    Canister:
    PSP 762

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