• Short Summary

    Girls learn horse-riding and jumping techniques from Lady Wright.

  • Description

    Full titles read: 'Dianas of today - filmed at Edgbaston, Birmingham'. (new intertitle) '"Notwithstanding the motor-complex today, there's no lack of enthusiastic Eves to learn the care and management of horses..." said Lady Wright, the famous Rider and Trainer.'

    Edgbaston, Birmingham.

    High angle L/S of a group of women sitting on a paddock fence, cleaning their horse saddles. Several women come out of separate stable doors, leading horses. Lady Wright introduces us to some of the horses beside a paddock. The girls ride off, weaving in and out of trees as they follow Lady Wright. Intertitle tells us Lady Wright may be remembered for her jumping at Olympia, when, as Miss Bullows, she won premier honours. Several shots of women taking horse jumps; similar shots seen in slow-motion. The final shots shows the women galloping over a field in a group.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1030.14
    Media URN:
    36934
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/05/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:49:00 / 01:37:45:00
    Canister:
    PT 060

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