• Short Summary

    Novel piggyback race in Brixton.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "BRIXTON".

    Brixton, London.

    A man jumps on back of another man, people watching. Several shots of the race in which one contestant is the piggyback man and another contestant runs on his own. 'Human horse' has to run 30 yards and his rival 100 yards - informs a voiceover. Piggyback companions win the race. Close up shots of the winners and the loser. Close up shot of the winner's daughter. Winners surrounded by family and friends.

    There is no mention of this item in the original paperwork for this issue. It is possible that it belongs to another issue.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    931.02
    Media URN:
    15968
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/08/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:29:00 / 01:00:56:00
    Canister:
    37/64

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