• Short Summary

    Italian team wins two man bobsleigh competition in Garmisch, Germany.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Record Bob-Sleigh Run".

    Germany.

    GV A very beautiful pictorial shot of the snow covered Bavarian Alps. LV Snow covered street scene and Bavarian chalets. LV Snow covered Alps chalet with logs piled up in foreground.

    SV Judges observation hut. SV The American two-man bobsleigh team starting off, pan to back view as they go down slope. GV As the US bob sleigh goes round steep bend. SV Pan to back view of bob sleigh travelling at speed.

    SV British bob sleigh team (Parkinson and Williams) starting off, pan to back view. CU Man. CU Pan British bobsleigh team banking at speed.

    GV Bobsleigh run with the Austrian team coming round bend and passed the camera. SV Towards and pan same. CU Austrian team going round sharp bend.

    GV Italian team in the sledge travelling fast. SV Towards and pan as they bank round at speed. Angle shot Women watching.

    SV Towards and pan as the Italian winners (Monti and Alvera ?) race round sharp bend. SV They come to a stop having won the championships. CU Two women watching.

    SV Italian team being congratulated.

    (Lav.) (Orig. D)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1517.20
    Media URN:
    49245
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/01/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:50:00 / 01:29:54:00
    Canister:
    58/9

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