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  • Short Summary

    Material related to newsreel story "Farewell to the Games" - 66/66.

  • Description

    This item is filmed in Technicolor.

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Farewell to the Games" - 66/66.

    A couple chatting on the sun. They go for a swim. More shots of the people at the beach swimming, sunbathing, enjoying themselves. They talk into camera and laugh, then race across the beach - they are probably athletes.

    People disembarking from plane at the airport.

    Various shots of the street parade with girls carrying placard reading '8th Commonwealth Games sponsored by Youth Development Agency'. Crowd looking on as the sportsmen and women from various countries parade, floats follow. Carnival figures, large and small and people in fancy dress are seen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2005.05
    Media URN:
    55814
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:33:00 / 01:23:50:00
    Canister:
    66/66 D (Selected Originals)

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