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  • Short Summary

    Athletics meeting between Germany and England at Stamford Bridge, London.

  • Description

    Athletics meeting at Stamford Bridge football stadium, London.

    Full titles read: "THE ATHLETIC EVENT OF THE YEAR ! - Germany meets England on the field of sport for the first time and win by 8 events to four."

    Group shot of the German team. L/S's of the both teams parading down athletics track past the large crowd in the stands. Good slow motion shots of various athletes performing in the pole vault, high jump, and long jump.

    Intertitle reads: "B.C.V. Oddie (England) gains spectacular win in the 3 miles Team Race."

    L/S's of athletes at the start, the starter pistol is fired and the race begins. Various shots of the race in progress.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    800.04
    Media URN:
    36449
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/08/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:24:00 / 01:06:32:00
    Canister:
    G 1636

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