• Short Summary

    Basketball match featuring the Harlem Globetrotters before they tour Britain.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Basketball. Negro Stars For Britain".

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    The Harlem Globetrotters play the Philadelphia Spars - they will be touring Britain soon.

    SV Globetrotters warming up in centre of court. SV Crowd laughing. LV Harlem player with ball, holding it behind his back as he is attacked, passes to team mate, who juggles around with ball and punches it up-field. LV Scramble around Spars basket. Tatum scores. LV Crowd. MV Globe trotter bouncing ball, kneeling down and messing around. LV Harlem player messing around with ball. Runs and scores. MV Elevated slick passing movement by Harlem players. Player with ball, bamboozles Spars player. Ball is passed about and score is made.

    (F.G.) (Orig.H.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1458.05
    Media URN:
    47555
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/03/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:02:00 / 01:04:51:00
    Canister:
    50/22

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