This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    1956 Winter Olympic Games in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy, Sailer wins downhill gold

  • Description

    Action from the men's downhill skiing competition, and skier skiing down the mountain. Close ups of skiers starting their runs, and various shots of skiers travelling down huge mountain. Brief close up of skier taking dramatic fall, and spectators watching on. Skier travelling down hill, and sliding down hill after fall. Close up of women in USA coats watching the action, and various shots of Austria's Toni Sailer starting his run, skiing down the mountain, and crossing the finish line. Nice close up of Sailer, who won the gold medal in all 3 of the men's events, with his goggles up.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    868001.06
    Media URN:
    101182
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1956
    Sound:
    silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:15:05 / 10:16:01
    Canister:
  • Part of…

    LONDON AIRPORT AIDA FOSTER SCHOOL A BAG OF HOT AIR CRAZES

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment