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  • Short Summary

    People take part in giant chess game during Youth Festival in Vilnius. Lithuania.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Youth Festival in Lithuania. Vilnius.

    MS crowds gathered in stadium. MS of fencing. MS of boxing. MS of massed crowd, watching. Two chess players walking towards chess table. MS panning shot of Greek (white) and Iranian (black) troops lined up on huge field which looks like a chess board. CU chess players making their moves.

    LS one of the Iranian troops moving forward. LS of one of the Greek troops moving forward. LS white officer exhorted by the Queen, he launches an attack. MS of Queen killing a pawn, it is carried off. MS crowd. Various shots of the game being portrayed by live characters.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2882.16
    Media URN:
    83479
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:20:00 / 01:31:41:00
    Canister:
    UN 2986 C

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