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Olympia, part I : the festival of the people

Author: Leni Riefenstahl; Leni Riefenstahl-Produktion.; Embassy Home Entertainment (Firm)
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Embassy Home Entertainment, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After being commissioned by the 1936 Olympic committee to create a feature film of the Berlin Olympics, Riefenstahl made a film that celebrates the human body by combining the poetry of bodies in motion with close-ups of athletes in the heat of competition. Part I, "The Festival of the People," includes the carrying of the flame from Greece, the lighting of the torch and the track-and-field events where American  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Leni Riefenstahl; Leni Riefenstahl-Produktion.; Embassy Home Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 11003365
Notes: "VHS 6021."
Videocassette release of the 1936-1938 documentary by Leni Riefenstahl-Produktion.
Credits: Director, Leni Riefenstahl ; photography, Willy Zielke, Hans Ertl, Walter Frantz, Guzzi Lantschner, Kurt Neubert, Hans Schneib.
Description: 1 videocassette (119 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Festival of the people
Responsibility: Leni Riefenstahl-Produktion.

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After being commissioned by the 1936 Olympic committee to create a feature film of the Berlin Olympics, Riefenstahl made a film that celebrates the human body by combining the poetry of bodies in motion with close-ups of athletes in the heat of competition. Part I, "The Festival of the People," includes the carrying of the flame from Greece, the lighting of the torch and the track-and-field events where American runner Jessie Owens won an unprecedented four gold medals.

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