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    France.

    Title: "1500 Cyclists compete in race round Paris in eliminating trial for Dunlop Trophy".

    M/S, looking over the heads of a crowd, of the hundreds of cyclists whizzing down a crowd lined boulevard. L/S of the cyclists zooming down an tree lined avenue. Point of view shot from the front of a slow moving vehicle driving behind the fleet of bicycles as they go down the avenue. L/S of the cyclists passing a crowd standing at the edge of a country road. Point of view shot (slightly shaky) from the back of a moving vehicle of the cyclists. L/S of the cyclists speeding around a sharp bend on a hillside road. Point of view shot from the front of a moving vehicle of the cyclists. M/S of cyclists going round a sharp bend on a hillside.

    After a second of spacing, out takes / cuts start at 01:51:15. Some interesting shots of cyclists untangling their bikes after a collision. Otherwise, shots are the same or similar as those in the edited story.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/04/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    25639
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    484.16
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:02:00 / 01:52:54:00
    Canister:
    G 128
    Sort Number:
    G 1281
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Life in 1920s Paris
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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