• Short Summary

    People swimming in winter in Volgograd, Russia.

  • Description

    Volgograd (former Stalingrad), Russia, Soviet Union (USSR).

    MS. Winter scenes in countryside around Volgograd. CU. A girl skipping rope in snow, shot starts at feet and tilts up to head - she is very lightly dressed. MS. A group of men doing exercises outdoors getting warmed up - they are in swimming trunks and surrounded by snow with large wide flight of stairs in background. Two women in fur coats looking on. MS. A group of swimmers take to the cold water and begin to swim about, they have to move blocks of ice to get in. CU. Three men drying themselves on the beach.

    (Comb. Dupe.)

    Date found in the old record - 09/02/1962. Russian voiceover.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2615.29
    Media URN:
    78102
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:24:00 / 01:49:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 3587 A

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