• Short Summary

    Young women take part in pig racing in Australia.

  • Description

    Australia.

    Titles read: "BRINGING HOME THE BACON ! - Here's something rasher than ever a piggy-porker race and the 'Jockeys" - ladies !"

    Several shots of young women chasing small pigs around a pen. M/S of woman smelling bottle of 'Odour Cologne' before pouring it on the back of pig. M/Ss of women parading pigs past crowd before the start of the race (the commentator seems to be more interested in the girls legs than the pigs). L/S of the women and pigs lined up at start line. Several shots of the frantic race underway. The women run with the pigs on a leash, some drag the pigs along behind them in a desperate bid for victory. M/Ss of pigs being squeezed into small pens squealing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1598.12
    Media URN:
    50948
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/10/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:47:00 / 01:26:40:00
    Canister:
    PSP 758

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