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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of Pentathlon events at different locations in Switzerland, won by Hungary.

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    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.


    LS Pistol range at Bienne, Switzerland, where the first stage of the new modern International Pentathlon is being held. MS Targets turning. Various shots, of competitors during pistol shooting competition, the first stage of the Pentathlon won by German marksman, G. Hunke. CU Army officer inspecting targets. CU Scoreboard. MS German marksman, G Hunke on the stand.

    Various shots, good competitive fencing material in Macolin, the winner of this stage is G. Totok of Hungary. CU Scoreboard. CU Totok.

    MS Starter firing gun at swimming pool in Berne. Various shots, during freestyle men's swimming events, winner of the swimming stage being Sweden's Junefeldt. CU Pentathlon flag. MS Winners on the stand.

    Various shots, during horse jumping at Berne, the winner of this stage is Birnbaum of Austria. Various shots, spectators including man with cine camera.

    CU Large clock face. Various shots, competitors running cross country through woods, etc. and the winner, Hungarian athlete, Balczo, crossing the finishing line. LS All the teams line up. MS The winning team Hungary, on the stand.

    Note: Date on original record: 27/09/1963.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    4K at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:46:00 / 01:22:59:00
    UN 3798 A

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