• Description

    Men's high jump action, and slow motion close up of male high jumper producing unsuccessful jump. Slow motion shot of Germany's Gustav Weinkotz producing unsuccessful jump. Close up of Japan's Hiroshi Tanaka, then nice slow motion of him also performing unsuccessful jump. Long shot of Japan's Kimio Yada preparing to jump, then slow motion of him performing very good, successful jump over bar. Close up, then slow motion close up of USA's Delos Thurber, who won the bronze medal, performing successful jump. Very nice low angle slow motion shot of USA's Dave Albritton, who won the silver medal, performing successful jump. Nice low angle slow motion shot of USA's Corny Johnson, who won the gold medal, performing successful jump. Close up of scoreboard registering that the bar has gone up to 203cm high. Mid shot Finland's Kalevi Kotkasm preparing to take jump, then slow motion shot of him making unsuccessful jump. Close up Delos Thurber preparing to take jump, then tight slow motion shot of him failing to clear bar. Dave Albritton running up to take jump, then tight slow motion shot of him just clipping the bar as he tries to clear it. Nice mid shot and close up of Corny Johnson jogging to ready himself before jump, and stretching his legs. Pan along other high jumpers watching him jump. Johnson running up to jump, then slow motion close up of him clearing the bar. Close up spectators cheering, and of man holding up small USA flag. Johnson putting his tracksuit bottoms on and smiling when he gets a handshake from a fellow jumper. Three USA flags flying over the scoreboard, and low angle of Olympic flame burning.
    High angle of start of men's 110 metres hurdles heat, with some picture disturbance.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    10:08:15 / 10:11:32
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  • Appears in...

    1936 Berlin Olympics sport and nazi (Ep.2) Berlin Olympics Berlin Olympics Sport and Nazism OTAB 80th Anniversary of Berlin Olympics 1936 Berlin Olympics
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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