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  • Short Summary

    Chess comes to life when a game is played with human pieces. Footage from an outdoor comedy match following the International Chess Championship.

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    GERMANY: Munich

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    Gen. View. Theatre. CU Sign 'MUNCHEN GRUSST DIE SCHACHMEISTER DER WELT' CU 'KNIGHT' chesspiece. Gen. view and SV International Chess Championship. CU Player concentrating. CU Another player concentrating. CU Piece being moved. Gen. View exterior, chess being played with 'live' pieces. STV, GV, LV, GV chess being played with 'live' pieces. SV Comic horse on huge chessboard. GV Crowd shot.
    NIGHT SCENES. GV Chesspieces in fireworks. SV Set piece - chessboard. GV Chessboard set piece
    Background: CHESS COMES TO LIFE Game with human 'pieces'. Outdoor comedy match follows International Championship.
    Comic Items; Germany

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6JL8F93NB8S3WIR3AGARHCCJ6
    Media URN:
    VLVA6JL8F93NB8S3WIR3AGARHCCJ6
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/08/1936
    Sound:
    silent
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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