• Short Summary

    John Landy's 6th Four Minute Mile - the incredible Australian does it again.

  • Description

    Fresno, California, United States of America (USA).

    LV. Runners lined up at start of the one mile race. They start, camera pans with them as they go away into the race. Australian John Landy is in the inside lane. SCU. Spectators looking through binoculars. LV. Race in progress, Landy starts to overtake two others and goes to the front followed by Ron Delaney who moves into second place. CU. People watching. LV. Landy, towards and past camera, all on his own. SCU. Men with weather instruments. LV. Landy coming home alone, breaks tape, camera follows him to a standstill. CU. Landy after race.

    (F.G.) (Orig.J.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    587.07
    Media URN:
    31900
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/05/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:07:00 / 01:06:42:00
    Canister:
    56/41

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The event took place on 12th May 1956.

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