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  • Short Summary

    Motorcars race up a steep and mountainous course - the race is won by the German driver Caracciola.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "France. Demon Driving! Caracciola - famous German racer - knocks 10 secs. off his own & the World's record, covering 14 1/2 miles over mountainous course in 15 mins 22 secs!"

    France.

    L/S mountainous scenery.

    L/S a motorcar speeds along a track through the countryside.

    M/S as the car approaches the camera on a turn. People are watching from the roadside.

    High angle shots of a racing car taking sharp turns on the mountainside track. More good shots of various cars racing their way up the track.

    Car 45 passes the chequered flag.

    Mechanics gather around one of the cars.

    A driver - presumably the German winner Caracciola - standing by his car and kissing a woman.

    Sound Track Missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    661.25
    Media URN:
    4755
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:36:00 / 01:38:20:00
    Canister:
    32/72

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