• Short Summary

    Boxer Cliff Anderson trains in Bright for his forthcoming fight with Al Phillips.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "People In Camera."

    Brighton, East Sussex.

    Boxer Cliff Anderson in training for his forthcoming fight with Al Phillips, British and Empire Featherweight champion.

    CU Anderson, from Guiana skipping and punching a punch bag.

    CU His trainer rubs his face with grease.

    MS Seen sparring with a white sparring partner.

    CU Full face, head and shoulders of Anderson.

    Note. The British Boxing Board of Control would not let a Black boxer fight for a British title . Pathe attacked the antiquated (and racist) system. - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1187.06
    Media URN:
    41197
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/06/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:51:00 / 01:09:36:00
    Canister:
    47/51

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