• Short Summary

    Adolf Hitler watches the Olympic Games in Berlin as Jesse Owens wins the 100 metres, and Tilly Fleischer wins Germany's first gold meal for the javelin.

  • Description

    Title - Berlin, Germany.

    Events from the 1936 Olympic Games.

    Good M/S profile of runners lining up for the 100 metres. M/S as they set off and Jesse Owens takes the lead and wins easily. M/S of Adolf Hitler stood applauding on a balcony with other Nazis, possibly Hermann Goering and Josef Goebbels.

    M/S of women's javelin throwing event, with Sada Ko Jamakoto taking her throw. M/S of Hitler smiling and chatting to Goering. Louise Kreuger takes her throw. M/S of Hitler smiling. M/S of Tilly Fleischer, the eventual winner, stood with the runners-up, C/U of her. She is the winner of Germany's first Gold Medal. M/S as she stands on the podium with the others and does the fascist salute with Louise. M/S of the crowds also doing the salute

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    873.39
    Media URN:
    12825
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/08/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:31:00 / 01:57:31:00
    Canister:
    36/63

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