13159_7396_Olympic_Marathon3.mov

13159_7396_Olympic_Marathon3

Shots of a scoreboard and long distance runners Alain Mimoun and Emil Zatopek shaking hands after a race at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics. Footage of the runners in another race. They run around the track in a crowded stadium. The one of the runners trips. Zatopek pulls ahead and crosses the finish line as the crowd cheers. Zatopek and Mimoun kiss and lean on each other as they leave the track. The runners on the winner stand.

1950s
Subjects: 
B&W
Not Explicit