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  • Short Summary

    Kusin, Russian ski champion wins another world title in a 50 kilometre cross-country race.

  • Description

    Sweden.

    GV down hill start of race. LV back view, skiers racing from start. People lining course. SV pan, skiers leaving roadway to cut across country. Showing '1 km' sign, 49 km to go. SV number 37, Hakulinen from Finland. SV number 43, Kusin, Russian. LV number 15 Viitanen from Finland. LV pan, number 43, Kusin, passing hut. LV people watching skiers at bridge. SV number 37, Hakulinen approaches bridge. LV back view, number 37 leaving bridge. SV number 43 going under bridge. Followed by number 40, Lautala. GV crowd. LV towards, Kusin, number 43, finishing. SV pressmen around Kusin. SV Kusin being tossed in air. SV pressmen, pan to Kusin. CU Kusin waving to crowd. He is a winner of 50 km ski race.

    (F.G.) (Orig "B")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    144.32
    Media URN:
    29242
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1954
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:34:00 / 01:46:48:00
    Canister:
    54/18

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