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  • Short Summary

    Swim race in the seine in Winter.

  • Description

    Winter heroes - swimming competition in the flooded seine. Paris, France.

    Swim race in the flooded Seine River; in Paris... and in the middle of winter! Title frame. Side view of the brave competitors diving off a bridge (?) into the river; French flags hang from bridge. Slow pan left on the swimmers below. Another view; from front; one can see arm strokes of the swimmers as they approach.

    Contest; competition Sports; stunts.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1904.23
    Media URN:
    75521
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:49:00 / 01:37:17:00
    Canister:
    ON 118 D

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