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  • Short Summary

    Winter sports in Germany. The Swastika flies high.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Oberstdorf".

    Oberstdorf, Germany.

    Various shots of men pulling chunks of ice out of lake. They are cut and shaped to size. They are then assembled into a massive ice sculpture or is it a bobsleigh run. A swastika flag flies in the background. Men slide down run.

    GV of ski hostel in town. VS of competitors setting off in Nordic skiing competition - it appears to be a relay.

    VS crowds watch ski jumping event.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. May be connected to 1936 Winter Olympics.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1903.22
    Media URN:
    61234
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:15:00 / 01:32:41:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 4

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