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  • Short Summary

    1960 Rome Olympic Games, Men's fencing action

  • Description

    Close up of dignitary watching the action at the fencing arena, and wide shot of arena with competition taking place. Various shots of action, as spectators watch on. Low angle, possibly USSR's Viktor Zhdanovich, who won the gold medal in the men's individual foil, congratulating compatriot Yuri Sisikin, who won the silver. Various shots of action from a contest in the men's epee competition. Nice shot of Italy's Giuseppe Delfino, who won the gold medal, Great Britain's Allan Jay who won the silver, and USSR's Bruno Khabarov who won the bronze, posing together wearing their medals. Delfino raises the other medal winners' arms, and Jay pretends to punch him in the stomach. Low angle of flags being raised during medal ceremony.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    868004.08
    Media URN:
    101203
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:21:06 / 10:21:55
    Canister:
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