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MFI 360   [Original title]

Country of Origin: Hungary
Year of origin: 1931
Genre: Newsreel
Locations of shooting: n/a

Production Company: Magyar Filmiroda Rt.

Released by the Hungarian Film Bureau Ltd.
VIII., Fhg.
Sándor u. 7.
Fried's Leather Factory in Simontornya celebrated its 150th anniversary by building a culture centre at a cost of one hundred thousand pengos.
{Elevation of a factory building, the inscription over the gate says 1780-1930 FBF (denoting: Bernát Fried's Sons)
Edifice of a culture center, interior - projection screen in the hall}
In Turkish times the castle of Simontornya played an important role.
{Castle edifice}
This year's speed-skating championship was decided after changeful races.
{Speed-skating on the ice rink
Onlookers on the bridge}
By a narrow margin in points the young Andor Vita won the championship defeating the defending champion József Kimmerling.
{Andor Vita speed-skater after the race}
The first artificial lawn golf-course of the continent opens in the palm garden of Hotel Gellért. The game crosses a brook and obstacles raised by bushes.
{The winter garden of Hotel Gellért, golf game}
The three-day skiing contest of the Hungarian Tourist Association in the Mátra. The results were heavily affected by the inhospitable snow conditions and the icy slope.
{Snowy forest, skiers,
Shelter hut in the forest}
Ladies' cross-country ski contest.
{On the road, mountain road, a party of skiing women}
The race of the men was won by Pál Sajgál, who got injured during the competition.
{A party of skiing men, crossing the finish line}
Dr. Árpád Puky, mayor of Gyöngyös, inaugurates the new ski jumping site.
{Celebration around the ski jump}
On the icy site there was hardly a jump without falling.
{Ski jumping competition, jumps, falls}
The End

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Sound: Silent film
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