• Short Summary

    Willi Sturm wins the Wood Cutting Championships in Bavaria, Germany.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Wood cutting contest.

    Bavaria, Germany.

    Various shots of contestants starting up their chain saws. Various shots as they saw through the wood. CU man drinking beer. M/S Rose Marie Hohn from Sweden cutting through block with her mechanical saw. C/U as she finishes cutting and drops the saw to the ground. C/U man drinking beer. C/U Rose Marie removing the slice of wood she has cut and wiping the sawdust off. C/U man measuring wood. C/U man watching. M/S Rose Marie cutting through another block of wood. C/U large tooth ripsaw. C/U Rose Marie chopping at a log which is studded with explosive caps, they explode when she hits them. C/U men watching. M/S two men sawing through very big log with a hand saw. M/S as they finish sawing. Various shots man sawing through smaller log on his own. C/U Willi Sturm the 1962 Champion sawing. M/S crowd applauding. M/S as Willi Sturm is awarded his medal. M/S Rose Marie shaking hands with other contestants.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:07:00 / 01:14:08:00

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