• Short Summary

    1952 Helsinki Olympic Games, Hungarian gold in the pool

  • Description

    Graphic reading 'Helsinki', and wide angle of the swimming pool for the women's 100 metres freestyle final. Swimmers at the start, and close up of starter firing starter pistol. Close up of start of race, and swimmers making the first turn. Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands and Prince Philip of Great Britain looking on through binoculars, then high angle of pool. Lead swimmers as they finish the race, with Hungary's Katalin Szoke taking the gold in a close finish from Netherland's Hannie Termeulen , with Hungary's Judit Temes taking the bronze. Close up Szoke smiling in swimming cap.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    201206.036
    Media URN:
    101035
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:15:17 / 10:16:05
    Canister:

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