European championships rowing on the Amstel
Week number 21-05
Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.
Rowing races with different types of boats: skiffs, 2 with coxswain, 4 with coxswain, 8 with coxswain. On the banks lots of decorated pleasure crafts. Start and finish at the Amsterdam Rowing Club next to the Amstel Hotel. The jury follows in motorboats. On the banks lots of people following the boats on foot, by bike, with carriages or by car. Mounted police directs the crowd. Various shots taken from the bridge of the boats. Start 2 with coxswain, followed by jury in motorboat 41". Start and various sailing shots of skiffs 37". The crowd on the banks follow the boats 33". Start 4 with coxswain and race footage 29". Race footage of 2 with coxswain 28". race footage of 8 with coxswain 48".
- Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
- Publication date:
- 12 September 1921