Amsterdam Sports Week 1949
Week number 49-27
Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.
On the occasion of the Amsterdam Sports Week, in which several sports clubs present themselves to the public, severival festivities take place. SHOTS: - pigeons are released; - a parade promoting several sports moves through the streets of Amsterdam: a.o. walking, greyhound racing, soccer(?), speedway, boxing and fencing; - in the city centre the traditional canal competition for butcher boys on bicycles takes place, including a fall.
- Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
- Publication date:
- 3 July 1949