Star Item
This video has no sound
  • Description

    Republic of Ireland, Southern Ireland, Eire.

    Title: "The RODEO IN DUBLIN. Amateurs creditably emulate professional cow-boys' feat".

    Various shots of cowboys (complete with Stetsons) riding bucking horses and bulls across a dusty arena, an audience sits on a sloping bank, a safe distance from the action. L/S of a cowboy being thrown from a large bull - the animal continues to buck across the arena.

    Intertitle: "RODEO IN DUBLIN. Daily Thrills of a Cowboys Life (Exclusive Pictures)".

    L/S of a row of cowboys on horseback. Various shots of two cowboys racing around the arena - each straddles two horses, one foot on each saddle. L/S of two cowboys on horseback chasing a bullock. More shots of cowboys riding bucking mules. L/S of a man being dragged around the arena by a bull, he wrestles it to the ground.

    Intertitle: "Creditable performances by Amateur 'Bronk' Riders".

    More shots of cowboys riding two horses at once. More shots of cowboys on bucking horses. Various shots of cowboys doing gymnastic stunts on horseback. Some seconds of black spacing. M/S of a cowgirl riding towards the camera. More black spacing. L/S of a cowboy riding a donkey - he makes it skip across the arena. Various L/Ss of bucking bulls and horses being released into the arena from their pens with cowboys on their backs.

    L/S of three cowboys on horseback chasing a bullock, one cowboy jumps off his horse to wrestle the bullock to the ground. More shots of cowboys riding horses and bulls across the arena, some are bucking, some of the cowboys do acrobatic stunts whilst riding - similar to earlier shots. Various shots of a cowboy doing lasso tricks - he ropes a rider and horse at once whilst standing on his head. Some shots of a cowboy clowning around with a stubborn donkey.

  • Tags

  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:27:00 / 01:43:48:00
    G 1114
    Sort Number:
    G 1114
  • Appears in...

    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour
    IRELAND Atomized - History of the Horse (Rodeo) Old West Stunts
  • Stills

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

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment