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  • Short Summary

    The opening ceremonies of the Sixth World Youth Festival with parades and dancing from all nationalities and a mass gymnastic display by Soviet athletes.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Moscow, Russia, USSR / Union of Soviet Socialist Republics

    The opening ceremony of the Sixth World Youth Festival held in the Lenin Central Stadium on 28th July 1957. Various shots of a display, a parade with banners and dancing performed by amateur groups representing the different nationalities of the world. LS and CU Speech being given by Mr Kliment Voroshilov, President of the USSR. LS Release of doves over the stadium. Various shots of crowds in stadium. Various high shots of Soviet athletes performing a mass gymnastic display.

    Note: Date on original record: 11/08/1957

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2912.09
    Media URN:
    84055
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:27:00 / 01:16:56:00
    Canister:
    UN 2996 C

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