Italian newsreel item - showing donkey race in Saluzzo.
Unissued / unused material.
Italian newsreel item.
Title reads: "Ippica Minore - La Corsa Degli A Sini".
Donkey Race in Saluzzo, Piedmont, Italy.
C/U starter giving the signal to begin the parade. Various shots parade marching though streets. Various shots donkey getting a meal of straw. C/U sweet being given to donkey. C/U fire cracker attached to donkey's tail. M/S contestant hopping onto donkey. M/S contestant lighting fuse to cracker. C/U starter's watch. M/S starter pistol being fired. M/S contestant falling off. Various shots donkey race in progress. M/S crowd applauding. C/U band playing. M/S winning donkey - "Canaro".
Date given old record is 18/10/1948.