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The Matchless Six

1996
48 Minutes
Documentary
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This documentary from 1996 traces six extraordinary women athletes and their triumph during one historic week at the 1928 Olympics. The athletes include 4 x 100 meter gold medal team Fanny Rosenfield, Ethel Smith, Florence Bell,and Myrtle Cook; 100 meter competitors Fanny Rosenfield and Ethel Smith; and Ethel Catherwood in the High Jump. This 46 minute production was made possible by Great North Productions with the narration provided by Jayne Eastwood, Brenda Hennig as producer and writer, and Janice Brown as director.


· Documentary   · 1996   · Topics   · Women