• Short Summary

    Cross country race over snowy course near Paris.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Paris. 271 runners compete for 'Biscot' cup over frozen countryside."

    Paris, France.

    Cross country runners prepare for the start of a race. Snow and slush are on the ground. The large field start off running along the wide track. More shots of runners out on the course. Various shot of the runners as the field thins out. The winner comes through to the finish line.

    Shots of the winner receiving a typically French double kiss from the man presenting the prizes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    755.30
    Media URN:
    8256
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/01/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:30:00 / 01:47:54:00
    Canister:
    31/7

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