• Short Summary

    Sidney Allard and his team win the Monte Carlo Rally, they hit snow in the French mountains.

  • Description

    Paris, Monte Carlo & Central France

    SV Mr. Sidney (Or Sydney ?) Allard and co-driver examining their Allard car. SCU Mr. Allard on right with another driver. SV Women drivers (including Sheila Van Damm) (British) preparing to leave Paris. SV Cars starting. GV Cars driving through Paris, Arc de Triomphe in background.

    CU Mile post at night. SV Towards and pan, car with four headlights ablaze driving through deep snow. SCU another car with wheels spinning struggling through snow. SV Cars driving through snow, watched by villagers Scene lit with flares, two other cars passing. SV Towards, car up to bumpers in snow, struggling along.

    GV Monte Carlo SV Car slipping round sharp bend on approaches to Monte Carlo SV Angle shot, finishing line at flags. SV Towards, car finishing.

    SV Mr. Allard and Co-driver examining damaged bumper. CU Damaged bumper. CU Mr. Allard.

    (Orig. Lav.) (Orig. "J") (Tin 2)

    Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    7.19
    Media URN:
    26799
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/01/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:49:00 / 01:20:53:00
    Canister:
    52/10

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