• Short Summary

    American tennis player Frank Parker wins Rolland Garros, Paris.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "PRELUDE TO WIMBLEDON".

    Paris, France.

    Various shots of the final tennis match of French Lawn Tennis Championship (Rolland Garros) between Frank Parker from United States of America and Jaroslav Drobny of Czechoslovakia. Audience watching. Parker wins the match. Parker and Drobny congratulate each other. Girl and man kissing. Close up shot of Parker, the winner.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1430.24
    Media URN:
    46602
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/06/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:48:00 / 01:36:52:00
    Canister:
    48/45

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