• Short Summary

    Roller skating race in streets of Palermo, Italy.

  • Description

    Palermo, Italy.

    GV. Towards, mass of men as they start roller skating race, they come towards camera and past. GV. Coming round bend in the roadway and past. CU. Legs and roller skates going by. GV. Crowd cheering. GV. Skaters going past camera. GV. Coming round bend clinging tight to the curve. GV. Coming into the finish, Rossi just crosses the line as Botti hurls himself forward rolling over and over and starts to walk away on his hands and knees. GV. Rossi being hugged and kissed. AS. Flags, pan down to show winner on rostrum with second and third.

    (Lav.) (Orig,D)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1501.21
    Media URN:
    48927
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/09/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:45:00 / 01:28:19:00
    Canister:
    57/76

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