• Short Summary

    1936 Berlin Olympic Games, Swimming and athletics action

  • Description

    Swimming action, and the start of men's 4 x 200 metres freestyle relay final, and various angles of the race. Finish of race, with Japan touching home for the gold medal. Brief shot of team of four Japanese swimmers posing together.
    German graphic introducing action from the men's hammer final. Close up Sweden's Fred Warngard, who won the bronze medal, throwing his hammer, and USA thrower doing same. Close up Germany's Erwin Blask, who won the silver medal, throwing his hammer, and pan up spectators as it lands. Finland's Gustaf Alfons Koutonen throwing his hammer, and shot of spectators watching on. Germany's Karl Hein, who won the gold medal, throwing his hammer, and crowd cheering. Swastka flags being raised for the medal ceremony, and close up scoreboard showing result of competition.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    863799.07
    Media URN:
    101133
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1936
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:08:12 / 10:10:20
    Canister:
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