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  • Short Summary

    1960 Rome Olympic Games, Opening ceremony

  • Description

    Tracking shot of jogger passing the Olympic torch to another runner in a Rome street, and of spectators watching on. Jogger runs holding the torch aloft, as spectators applaud, and passes it on to another runner, who runs on. Various shot of jogger running through Rome streets as spectators applaud, and close up of torch. Aerial views, from helicopter, of Rome's Olympic stadium. Close up of helicopter flying around inside the stadium, and Olympic flags flying. Various shots of flags flying, and royal box containing Italy's President Giovanni Gronchi and others.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    868004.01
    Media URN:
    101196
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:00:00 / 10:01:45
    Canister:
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