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  • Short Summary

    1968 Mexico City Olympics, Athletics action

  • Description

    Women's long jump medal ceremony, with USSR's Tatyana Talysheva receiving her bronze medal. She then shakes hands with Great Britain's Sheila Sherwood who won silver, and Romania's Viorica Viscopoleanu who won gold. Long wide shot of scoreboard showing the result of the competition.
    Women's javelin action next, and slow motion of Hungary's Angela Nemeth, who won the gold medal, taking a throw. Slow motion of Romania's Mihaela Penes, who won the silver medal, taking a throw. Close up of scoreboard showing distance, then several wide angles of javelins flying through the air. Close up Nemeth receiving her gold medal, then waving to the crowd. Wide angle of stadium with medal ceremony in foreground, then scoreboard showing the results of the competition.
    Men's shot put next, and slow motion of USA's Randy Matson, who won the gold medal, taking a throw. Slow motion of USSR's Eduard Gushchin, who won the bronze medal, taking a throw. Gushchin taking a throw, then various tight angles of throws. Matson receiving his gold medal, then close up of him standing on podium. Gushchin receiving his silver medal, then podium, with silver medal winner George Woods from the USA also there. Close up of scoreboard showing the result of the competition.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    868012.07
    Media URN:
    101249
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1968
    Sound:
    silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:17:03 / 10:19:56
    Canister:
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