• Short Summary

    1936 Berlin Olympic Games, Men's discus final action

  • Description

    German graphic introducing action from the men's discus final. Brief tight close up of discus, and USA's Gordon Dunn, who won the silver medal, throwing the discus. Germany's Willy Schroder taking his throw, and close up officials measuring the distance. Various angles of unknown athlete taking his throw, and various of USA's Ken Carpenter, who won the gold medal, taking his throw. Close up applauding spectators, and pan across spectators performing Nazi salute to scoreboard showing result of competition, and flags being raised.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    863799.03
    Media URN:
    101129
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1936
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:03:04 / 10:04:09
    Canister:
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Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The discus competition seen here took place on 5 August 1936.

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