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  • Description

    Title reads: "Siena goes racing".

    Italy.

    M/S cart in the Siena Palio Parade carrying group of men. G/V horses and riders walk towards the start. G/V horses coming up to the start, pan with horses as they go away from the start.

    A horse falls throwing the rider, the horse gets up and gallops on, the man runs to the barrier. Panning shot horses coming round the corner. G/V riderless horse standing in the middle of the track. Riderless horse collides with another horse, rider is thrown off but gets up unhurt, pan with the leader as he comes past camera.

    Panning shot winner coming past the post. G/V crowd watching. G/V men dressed in medieval costumes running beside winner waving their arms. G/V crowd running along the street. G/V policeman trying to get mob under control. C/U group of men carrying flags and waving large banner.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/08/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    51156
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1591.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:30:00 / 01:14:20:00
    Canister:
    59/67
    Sort Number:
    59/067
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    PALIO Dark Ages Palio di Siena
  • Stills

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

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