• Short Summary

    Race in progress & finish showing Gino Bartali, the winner being congratulated.

  • Description

    Giro del Piemonte. Casale Monf & Torino, Italy.

    Various shots of the start of the race and the race in progress. CU. Pan from bottom of helicopter as it flies away. CU. Inside helicopter's cockpit. CU. Two shots taken from helicopter travelling along with cyclists. CUs. some of the cyclists. Travel shot as we come up to signpost, "Casale Monf". Various shots, race in progress, with cut ins as one cyclist has his tyres changed. CU. as we come up to signpost "Torino". Various shots, finish of the race showing Gino Bartali, the winner being congratulated.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2952.24
    Media URN:
    84880
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1951
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:52:00 / 01:47:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 3341 A

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "Bartali" is Gino Bartali.

    The race is actually called the Giro del Piemonte, (confirmed in opening title card).

    "Casale Monf", mentioned three times including the tags, is a shortening of Casale Monferrato.

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  2. British Pathé says

    Much appreciated.

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