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    Material relating to newsreel story "Olympic Thrills" - 52/62.

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    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Olympic Thrills" - 52/62.

    Mute version of Newsreel Story.

    Helsinki, Finland.

    Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and Duke of Kent arrive on ship 'Patricia' to meet Finnish President Juho Kusti Paasikivi at docks. Dukes drive off. LV. Duke's car arriving at the President's Palace, car draws in pan to crowd. LV. Crowd rushing across road. LV. President Juho Kusti Paasikivi and the Dukes of Edinburgh and Duke of Kent (Prince Edward) waving from balcony. SV. Crowd waving. Crowded Olympic Stadium. SV. Duke out of car and greeted by officials. SV. Duke shaking hands with Olympic officials. LV. Restaurant sign. SV. Duke of Edinburgh at Help-yourself counter. GV. Start of marathon pan to back view. CU. Duke looking through glasses. SV. Jimmy Peters taking lead before leaving stadium, Emil Zatopek dark vest No. 903 laying fourth. CU. Pan Peters running heading field. SV. Pan runners leaving stadium. Back view, runners going along road. STV. Crowd on roadside. SV. Left to right, Jansson, Zatopek and Peters running. Full C.U. Zatopek running. SV. Peters running along by himself. SV. Pan Jansson and Zatopek running together. SV. Peters struggling along. SV. Zatopek running easily pan down to legs. SV.CU. Peters out of race being attended to on roadside. Back view, Zatopek running between crowded road. SV. Zatopek running. GV. Zatopek entering Stadium pan as he runs round track. SV. Pan Zatopek putting fast finish. SV. Towards, Zatopek breaks tape, pan as smiles and blows cheeks. GV. Crowd applauding. CU. Zatopek putting on sweater. SV. Duke of Edinburgh and Kent applauding. SV. Zatopek on rostrum.

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:30:00 / 01:30:26:00
    52/62 C (Selected Originals)

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