• Short Summary

    Hurtling to victory. Throng of 150,000 see intrepid racers dare all in America's greatest speedway?

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Dare-Devils Clash

    USA: Indiana: Indianapolis:
    EXT
    Cars racing round track PAN
    Spectators, in box, watching
    Cars race past camera R-L
    Various shots of cars racing round track

    AIR VIEW / AERIAL of race in progress

    SLATE

    Shot of cars approaching bend
    Cars towards round bend and two clash, one goes up over embankment and the other spins round

    Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.: Gen. view & follow shot of cars racing round track, gen. view flash past camera, pan. over crowd of cars racing, semi view follow shot racing. Air view of cars racing. Gen. view of cars racing round bend 2 cars going over embankment & 1 car spins round on track.

    Sound Effects: off-stage voice describes race. Gen. loud sounds of auto motors racing. Gen.motor noise of airplane off-stage.

    United States of America; Sport; Motor Cycling; Disasters and accidents; Crowds
    Background: Hurtling to victory. Throng of 150,000 see intrepid racers dare all in America's greatest speedway classic. Disaster strikes as sensational mishap marks terrific struggle for victory.
    B/W footage

    United States of America / Sport / Motor Racing / Disasters / accidents / Crowds

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1N8F2NP9K6WXOL9X0SOO75SHP
    Media URN:
    VLVA1N8F2NP9K6WXOL9X0SOO75SHP
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/06/1931
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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