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3er Cross Popular Vitoria-Gasteiz [3rd Popular Cross Vitoria-Gasteiz]

Date produced:

Filmmaker(s):

Eloy González Gavilán

Description:

El filme muestra una carrera en la que se observa la presencia de nieve en la calle y la carretera por donde corren los participantes. La película está editada con una entrevista y aparecen fotografías del cross popular y de los participantes. Hay una voz en off durante algunas partes de la película que narra y comenta la carrera de forma informal y con un toque de comedia. El locutor habla del pelotón como si fuese el parte de ellos y si los estuviese animando. Se muestran varias entrevistas con participantes y termina con algunos planos de la ciudad ya finalizada la carrera como la retirada de las vallas de seguridad y del polideportivo.

The film shows a race in which there is snow on the street and on the road where the participants run. The film includes an interview and overlapped images of the popular cross and the participants. An off voice narrates the race in an informal manner with a touch of comedy. The narrator talks about a platoon as if he were part of it and cheers them on. Several interviews with participants are shown and the film ends with shots of the city once the race is over, like withdrawing security fences and images of the sports center.


Álava Deportiva [Sports in Alava]

Date produced:

Filmmaker(s):

Eloy González Gavilán

Description:

El filme comienza con una descripción de como iniciar en el Cross. Vemos un campeonato de Cross desarrollarse en los alrededores de Álava y la premiación a los ganadores. Un joven se ilusiona por ser corredor de Cross.

The film begins with a description on how to begin cross country running. Then a cross-country championship is seen developing in the surroundings of Alava, and then we see the awards ceremony for the winners. A young man is seen getting excited about becoming a cross country runner.


Sokatira [Tug of War]

Date produced: 1976

Filmmaker(s):

Eloy González Gavilán


Cross Popular Vitoria-Gasteiz

Date produced: 1978

Filmmaker(s):

Eloy González Gavilán


Gure Itsasoa [Our sea]

Date produced: 1978

Filmmaker(s):

José Luis De la Torre Agirre

Description:

Itsasoko bizimodua.

El filme retrata la forma de vida en la mar en Lekeitio

The film portrays the life on the sea in Lekeitio.


Mendexako I. Kros Lehiaketa [Mendexa Cross Country Contest]

Date produced: 1986

Filmmaker(s):

José Luis De la Torre Agirre

Description:

Kroseko reportajea.

El filme retrata el deporte cross country.

The film depicts cross country running.


Hawaiian Paradise [1941]

Date produced: 1941

Filmmaker(s):

Julian Gromer

Description:

"2 part travelogue film of Hawaii capturing the scenery, resources and people of the islands. Part 1 visits to a lava flow and other natural wonders such as Haleakala Creater and a black sand beach as well as numerous shores and valleys along the way. Stop motion animation of a toy car or ship tracks a change in location. Part 2 features footage of tropical flowers, picking coconuts, family picnic, farming and factory processing pineapple, Hula dance performances, surfing and canoeing competitions, and sunsets."


Spinning Spokes

Date produced: 1937

Filmmaker(s):

Harold Kuckuk

Description:

"A bicycle safety education film produced by The Bicycle Club of Rufus King High School of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, led by their teacher Harold M. Kuckuk." University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries.


XVIth Olympiad: Melbourne, Australia, 1956

Date produced: 1956

Filmmaker(s):

H. Lee Hansen

Description:

Documentary covering the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia.


XVth Olympic Games: Helsinki, Finland, 1952

Date produced: 1952

Filmmaker(s):

H. Lee Hansen

Description:

"Olympic summer games Helsinki, Finland, 1952." UC San Diego Library.


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