Olympics: the eternal torch

United States, 1973

Film
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Uses footage dating back to 1896 and highlights taken from each Olympiad since, to trace American participation in the games. Shows the pageantry and traditions that make up this international institution.

Credits

co-director

Sam Summerlin

Dan Rose

producer

Dan Rose

production company

Oxford Films

Associated Press

Language

English

Duration

00:27:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

33071

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

History → History

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Athletes

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Olympics

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Sports

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Sports - United States

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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