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Olympia Part Two: Festival of Beauty

Olympia 2. Teil - Fest der Schönheit

Directed by Leni Riefenstahl
Germany, 1938
Documentary, Sport

Synopsis

Riefenstahl captures the grace of athletes at the 1936 Berlin Olympics during field hockey, soccer, cycling, equestrian, aquatic and gymnastic events. Highlights are the Pentathlon and the Decathlon, which was won by American Glenn Morris; it ends with the triumphant conclusion of the games.

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Olympia Part Two: Festival of Beauty Directed by Leni Riefenstahl

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1938 | 2 wins including: Best Foreign Film (Mussolini Cup)

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