Duplicate item of FILM ID 873.39
NB This story is a duplicate of ‘Olympic Sports In Berlin’, film ID 873.39. Check for best quality
Title - Berlin, Germany.
Events from the 1936 Olympic Games.
Good M/S profile of runners lining up for the 100 metres. M/S as they set off and Jesse Owens takes the lead and wins easily. M/S of Adolf Hitler stood applauding on a balcony with other Nazis, possibly Hermann Goering and Josef Goebbels.
M/S of women's javelin throwing event, with Sada Ko Jamakoto taking her throw. M/S of Hitler smiling and chatting to Goering. Louise Kreuger takes her throw. M/S of Hitler smiling. M/S of Tilly Fleischer, the eventual winner, stood with the runners-up, C/U of her. She is the winner of Germany's first Gold Medal. M/S as she stands on the podium with the others and does the fascist salute with Louise. M/S of the crowds also doing the salute