• Short Summary

    Jo Siffert wins British motor racing Grand Prix at Brands Hatch, Kent.

  • Description

    No title - British Grand Prix won by Jo Siffert. Brands Hatch, Kent.

    Technicolor.

    L/S three girls walking at Brands Hatch. C/U girl with big glasses. Various shots of other girls. C/U pan girl in pits with trousers on. M/S girl sitting on grass with very short skirt on doing her make-up. C/U another girl with large sunglasses on. M/S another girl walking in trouser suit. C/U girl under patterned umbrella. C/U car being wheeled onto starting grid. Pan to Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, talking to Vic Elford. C/U's Charles and Elford. C/U's Jack Brabham, Denny Hulme, John Surtees, Jackie Stewart and Jacky Ickx. L/S crowd.

    Various shots as the race gets underway. Various shots as Dan Gurney has trouble starting his car, but eventually gets underway. Various shots of the race, L/S showing Graham Hill is in the lead. M/S as Hill's car is wheeled in by mechanic with back wheel at odd angle. C/U wheel. C/U Graham Hill watching the race. Various shots showing Jo Siffert in lead, Various shots of the race. M/S marshal waving chequered flag as Siffert comes in to win. M/S as Siffert drives his car into pits. L/S as Earl Louis Mountbatten presents him with trophy. M/S Siffert holding trophy and waving to crowd. C/U the trophy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2067.14
    Media URN:
    56813
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1968
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:37:00 / 01:19:54:00
    Canister:
    68/60

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "Jackie Ickx" should read Jacky Ickx.

  2. British Pathé says

    Quite right jamied. Thanks - change made.

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