• Short Summary

    The Eton Wall Game - an annual event that made Britain great.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Sport Topped The Week's News".

    Eton College, Berkshire.

    The Eton Wall Game.

    MS Angle shot of Eton College Clock Tower framed in a doorway.

    MS a line of boys who are to take part in the game, wearing striped caps and scarves, striding across field.

    LS a cut in shot of the crowd of spectators.

    Various shots close ups of the game in progress showing scrums against the wall.

    CU the referee crouching down to see fair play.

    MS a top hatted Eton boy watching over a wall. Binoculars slung round his neck.

    More shots of Eton Wall Game.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1197.25
    Media URN:
    41384
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/12/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:59:00 / 01:43:03:00
    Canister:
    47/97

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