• Short Summary

    The Japanese enjoy swimming, diving and angling.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Japanese Water Sports".

    Japan.

    MS of sign in Japanese.

    VS of diving competition from bridge into River. Some contestants dive in wearing full military kit.

    Shots of men of the town police in swimming competition across river.

    VS of an angling contest on a Japanese river, good shots of Japanese men fishing along river in the early morning and of them weighing their catch watched by referees.

    (Dublin reel)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1053.06
    Media URN:
    21020
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:38:00 / 01:05:53:00
    Canister:
    40/64 (Dublin)

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