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1936 Olympics: nature; sports; athletes

Film | Accession Number: 2001.358.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3095 | Film ID: 2409
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Film shows the 1936 Summer Olympic Games, the Eleventh Olympiad, at the German Arena on the western outskirts of Berlin, Aug. 1-16th.
Reel 1: Italian titles (rolling). Nature scenes at the Olympic camp at Garmisch-Partenkirchen, bird in trees, crane on river bank, athletes running through forest, wading stream, taking steam baths, swimming in river, playing basketball, practicing shot put and javelin throw as they prepare for the Summer Games. Flags of the nations fly at the German Arena; athletes march onto the field carrying flags of their nations.

Genre
Propaganda
Duration
00:09:53
Event Date
August 1-16, 1936
Locale
Berlin, Germany
Language
Italian
Music
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of International Olympic Committee
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