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    Material relating to the Newsreel story "Chairborne Basket Ball Competition" 56/42

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    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Chairborne Basket Ball Competition" 56/42

    Identical material to the original. There is no commentary, music or titles

    Paris, France. British wheelchair athletes beat French in Paris basketball match.

    TS. Play in progress towards the right hand goal an attempt is made but fails play moves over to the centre (title super over) SV. Man in crowd watching. GV. An attempt being made to score on the left side but the ball hits the rim and bounces back. TV. A second attempt which scores. GV. Crowd applauding. SV. Play with the ball is being passed close quarters and a tussle develops - the Ball is then flung clear and an attempt made to score but it is misses. TV. Play moving from left to right with some long passes. SV. Player passing backwards.,SV. spectators. GV. play on the touch line - the ball appears. TV. A goal being scored. GV. Massed crowd. SV. Cup being handed over to the English captain by boxing champion Hilaire Pratesi.


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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:06:00 / 01:22:51:00
    56/42 D (Selected Originals)

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