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Soviet Display

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
1529
Date Released
22 Sep 1958
Date Other
Sep 1958
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Quemoy Under Fire
  2. 2Soviet Display
  3. 3Train into River
  4. 4Transport on Parade
  5. 5The Young Idea
  6. 6HMS Bulwark to the Rescue

Story

Story No. within this Issue
2 / 6
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Soviet Display. DESCRIPTION: A sports festival took place in Moscow, or, to give it its full title, the Physical Culturists’ Day, and the Sixth Spartakiad of the Trade Unions. The mass display of physical culture by young performers was very well done, with a space ship one of the chief highlights. SHOTLIST: MS girls waving streamers. GV same. CU girl in space suit. LS space ship. MS people helped in. LS space ship takes off. GV display. CU girls waving banners. MS same. GV display.
Keywords
Sport; Women; Celebrations and festivals; Exhibitions and shows
Locations
Moscow; Russia
Footage sources
Sovexportfilm
Card file number
75029
Credits:
Commentator
Geoffrey Sumner
Length of story (in feet)
68
Story extras:

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