Media item

Sports demonstrations

Week number 21-05

Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.


Mass gymnastics demonstration on a field. Applauding girls in the crowd 5". Medium shot of 2 girls in traditional attire kissing each other 4". Girls in uniform march onto the field 32". Ditto elder boys in gymnastics outfit 6". Ditto girls in uniform, crowd on the stands 13". Girls of different age groups march past the camera onto the field 25". Cheering crowd on the stands 8". Overall shot of rhytmic gymnastics by boys and girls 9". Group of girls swinging clubs and marching off 48". Girls on parallel bars, various exercises 37". Crowd, women wearing hats 6". Child, mother, grandmother (3-shot), drinking tea 10". Harmony orchestra playing in front of the stands, conductor seen from behind 10". Folk dancing in traditional attire, many of the "boys" are actually girls 51". Overall shot of sailing flatboat on a lake 40". Sailing boats, camera sails by people on board 43". Flatboat sailing by 10".

Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
25 September 1921


Original format:
Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid