• Short Summary

    Footage of famous Russian athlete German Titov.

  • Description

    Moscow, Russia, Soviet Union (USSR).

    Russian title 'Cosmonaut - Sportsman'.

    MS. Famous Russian astronaut German Titov in Russian Army uniform walks down the steps of aircraft and across tarmac. LS. & zoom into crowded Red Square, Moscow. MS. Khruschev removing hat to wave to crowd with Titov and another famous Russian astronaut Jury Gagarin on either side. GV. Crowd in Red Square carrying placards with pictures of Titov. CU. Titov and Gagarin waving to crowd. Still photographs of Titov in training for space flight. Various shots of Titov in training, including him being shot out injector seat from the top of 30 ft tower. CU. Titov waving. CU. Titov's Sports Medal.

    (Comb. Lav)

    Date found in the old record - 14/09/1961.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2637.25
    Media URN:
    78556
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:45:00 / 01:56:56:00
    Canister:
    UN 3575 I

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