The Games of the V Olympiad Stockholm, 1912

The Games of the V Olympiad Stockholm, 1912

Title: The Games of the V Olympiad Stockholm, 1912

Release: 2017

Rating: 6.3

Language: English

Country: Switzerland

Runtime: 170

Genre: Documentary,Sport

The Games of the V Olympiad Stockholm, 1912

Release 2017
Rating 6.3
Language English
Country Switzerland
Runtime 170
Genre Documentary,Sport



Using the surviving film materials from the Olympic Games held in Stockholm 1912 created at the time by a single production company, Svensk-Amerikanska Filmkompaniet these images, often misunderstood and consequently misused as historical records The production undertook a scene-by-scene analysis of each surviving shot using historical records to reconstruct a chronological sequence of images that would tell the story of these Olympic Games. After 4K digital scanning in Burbank , CA by Warner Bros. Motion Picture Imaging Chris Rodmell edited the material into a new chronological record of events from over a century before. The creation and addition of intertitles with newly written text, allows us to finally and accurately contextualize the images. The Criterion Blu-Ray edition comes with a musical accompaniment by Donald Sosin, thus brings the second dimension to what is a true testament to the technical quality of the original materials and the skillfulness of those who captured ...

Director :

Adrian Wood

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