• Short Summary

    Opening scenes of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Wimbledon Championships Open".

    All England Tennis Club, Wimbledon, London.

    MV Pan queue waiting to go in. CU Programme seller. LV Elevated GV people walking about. SV Angle shot fashions. SV Till, of Australia wearing colourful tie. MS Australian with John Bromwich. SV Tony Mottram arriving. MV Players off to courts. MV Order of play board. LV courts. SV Murphy of Ireland in play. SV Godsal pan up from shorts. SV A Larsen SV Frank Sedgeman. MV Packed stand. SV Jaroslav Drobny serving. SV Grandet of France in play. CU tennis fans. MV Grandet serving. Drobny wins. SV Players shaking hands.

    (Orig. Neg & Lav.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1474.06
    Media URN:
    48127
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:27:00 / 01:08:34:00
    Canister:
    50/52

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment