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The opening and closing ceremonies of the 1936 Olympic games in Berlin.
This footage captures some of the imposing grandeur of the international sports event that deeply impressed the many visitors from around the world who converged on the German capital. Excerpts from the film documentary “Olympia,” by Leni Riefenstahl, the German actress and film maker who was perhaps the greatest woman film artist of the twentieth century. Runtime: 7:20 mins.