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Canoe Exhibition


Series Name
British Movietone News


Issue No.
Date Released
12 Mar 1978
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Canoe Exhibition
  2. 2Children’s Festival
  3. 3Hadaka Mutsuri Festival


Story No. within this Issue
1 / 3
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Canoe Exhibition. DESCRIPTION: At the International Canoe Exhibition at Crystal Palace hundreds of canoes are on display to show the ever-increasing popularity of this sport. Also demonstrated is a new canoe sport called Bat Polo. And we go outside to see the toughness of an International Slalom Race. SHOTLIST: TS interior Canoe Exhibition. MS canoes. MS tilt up canoes. TS GV show. CU canoes rotating on stand. CU ditto. MS oars on stand - man takes one off. MS man looking at oar. MS men looking at waterproof jacket. MS tilt up jacket. MS man unpacking ‘survival kit’. MCU ditto. MS helmet on stand - man places same on head. MS 3 canoes - ‘Star Wars Storm Trooper’ helmet on middle one. CU Storm Trooper helmet. GV Yough ‘Bat Polo’ Final - Walsall v St. Albans in action. MS pan canoes to man with ball - thrown, it lands on water, another man throws it. MS man throws for goal, rebounds, tries again and scores. MS men trying to get ball. MS crowd. GV exterior International Canoe Slalom. Various scenes of race down rapids with men capsizing.
Ships and boats; Exhibitions and shows
London; Crystal Palace
Card file number
Leonard Martin
Norman Fisher
Length of story (in feet)
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