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Hac Sports

Series

Series Name
Topical Budget

Issue

Issue No.
252-1
Date Released
21 Jun 1916
Stories in this Issue:
  1. *Hac Sports
  2. *Richmond Red Cross Show
  3. *Viscount French Reviews Volunteers

* Story has local or special distribution

Story

Summary
[SUBTITLE]: "An event of special interest at the Honourable Artillery Company’s sports-races for wounded soldiers...." Shots of athletic races; a sack race, a competitor ‘tilting the bucket’, a race for men with one leg; a number of officials, men in uniform, competitors and other men and women form a tableau for the camera.
Keywords
Casualties; Disabled persons
Length of story (in feet)
65

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Film Archive

Name
British Film Institute (BFI)
Email
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footage.films@bfi.org.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7255 1444
Fax
020 7580 7503
Address
21 Stephen Street
London W1T 1LN
Notes
The BFI National Archive also preserves the original nitrate film copies of British Movietone News, British Paramount News, Empire News Bulletin, Gaumont British News, Gaumont Graphic, Gaumont Sound News and Universal News (the World War II years are covered by the Imperial War Museum).
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