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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.

    Various shots of the audience watching the Commonwealth games, hot and sticky, many have umbrellas and sun glasses. Various shots of the swimming and diving competition.

    Various shots of the athletes parading at at the closing ceremony of the Commonwealth games, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, watching with another dignitary from dais. More shots of the parade, some in the evening.

    Various shots of the crowd outside the stadium, diving and swimming competitions and some flash shots of the men racing.

    A short sequence showing a car driving into stadium with Prince Philip, Princess Anne and Prince Charles getting out - evening shots. More shots of the athletes marching past - evening shots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2005.02
    Media URN:
    55811
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:06:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:00:00 / 01:13:08:00
    Canister:
    66/66 A (Selected Originals)

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