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  • Short Summary

    1960 Rome Olympics, Olympic flame leaves Greece for Italy

  • Description

    Tracking shot along crowds of people on banks of river waiting to see Olympic torch ceremony, with flags flying. Naval seaman carries the Olympic torch onto land from water, and holds it aloft. Close up woman in traditional dress, and torch being passed on. Various of joggers jogging down road with torch, and into town square before lighting small flame. Low angle of aeroplanes flying over town square, and men marching. Pan across navy sailors on deck of boat, and close up of its name 'Whitesand Bay'. Close up of Olympic torch being lit on deck of boat, and naval captain walking away with it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    866996.02
    Media URN:
    101150
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:01:24 / 10:02:26
    Canister:
  • Part of…

    LONDON AIRPORT AIDA FOSTER SCHOOL A BAG OF HOT AIR CRAZES

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