• Short Summary

    Various shots of a top spinning competition in Malaya.

  • Description

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

    Newsreel item. Title reads: "Spin To Win".

    Malaya

    CU Tops being wound by two opposing players. (3 shots). LS High shot, two teams, Malacca and Klang, competing on a small court, four players on each team, the players throw their tops. CU Tops spinning. CU Referee blows whistle. Various shots of players casting their tops and hitting opponents tops, crowds applauding, players in action, close-ups of tops spinning. MS Back view of man chalking up score. CU Hands holding broken top. MS. of children laughing and clapping.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 17/06/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2686.01
    Media URN:
    79292
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:02:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 2746 B

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