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1936 Olympics: gymnastics

Film | Accession Number: 2001.358.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3097 | Film ID: 2409

Film shows the 1936 Summer Olympic Games, the Eleventh Olympiad, at the German Arena on the western outskirts of Berlin, Aug. 1-16th.
Reel 3: Opening shot of a woman jumping over the horse in Women's Gymnastics competition. Other events include: balance beam and parallel bars). Men's Gymnastics events include floor exercises, horse, rings, parallel bars, and horizontal bar. Alois Hudec of Czechoslovakia is first on the flying rings, Konrad Frey of Germany wins on the parallel bars, Aleksantevi Saarvale of Finland is first on the horizontal bar.

Image
Duration
00:09:40
Date
Event:  August 1-16, 1936
Production:  1938
Locale
Berlin, Germany
Language
Italian
Music
Genre/Form
Propaganda.
Credit
Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of International Olympic Committee
 
Record last modified: 2020-08-04 09:21:04
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