Little America's Cup 1969

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    Little America's Cup. Thorpe Bay, Essex.

    SV Two catamarans taking part in Little Americas Cup at Thorpe Bay. They are being pulled into the water. CU Name, "Ocelot", which is the British boat. Pan as it's dragged into water. CU Name, "Opus 3" which is the Danish boat. CU Top of sails of Danish boat marked, "D.1". Pan down as boat sails off in water. SV Starters boat. SV Man holding up rifle to start. SV The two catamarans now underway. SV As British boat appears to pull away ahead of the Danish boat. SV Danish boat making a turn round the buoy.

    SV "Ocelot", as it too makes a turn round one of the buoys. SV Danish boat underway and making turn. SV" Ocelot", going through water. SV Danish boat. SV Little America Cup trophy. CU Base of the trophy. Pan up. CU The two Danish crew, Gert Frederiksen and Leif Wagner Smitt, who is drinking a pint of beer.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/09/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    57489
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2227.35
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:06:00 / 01:40:11:00
    Canister:
    69/79
    Sort Number:
    69/079
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