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  • Short Summary

    Finland and Norway tie in the speed skating race at the Olympic Winter Games in St Moritz.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "Olympic Winter Games - World's champions of all ice sports, compete at famous rink & stadium at St. Moritz."

    St. Moritz, Switzerland.

    Intertitle reads: "Finland & Norway tied in 500 metre speed Skating Race. Time... 43 2/5 seconds."

    M/Ss of a snowplough clearing the outdoor rink before the race; it is snowing. Various shots (mostly L/Ss) of the speed skating race around the rink, in fairly heavy snow. A fair-sized crowd watches from the spectator stand.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    716.32
    Media URN:
    33711
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/02/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:24:00 / 01:47:32:00
    Canister:
    G 1478

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