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  • Short Summary

    With Miss World and synchronised tractor displays - who says farm shows are boring?

  • Description

    Kenilworth, Warwickshire.

    Top shot of tractors and diggers on display in a field, tilt up to show an impressively large agricultural show. M/S of a tractor pulling a float around a field, models on the float are promoting wool. M/S of Miss World waving from an open topped jeep going around the show ground. Low angled C/U of Miss World. Various shots of a parade of agricultural machinery - combined harvester, tractors and diggers.

    M/S of the Land Rover display - the latest model of jeep demonstrates driving over a steep metal arch. Various shots from inside the jeep as it drives over the arch.

    Various shots of a synchronised tractor pageant - the tractors are decorated as horses, their drivers as knights. Various shots of a display telling the story of wool - jeeps decorated to resemble wolves 'chase' women in white dressed as sheep around the show ground. M/S of digger heavily disguised as a dragon - 'St. George' on his tractor defeats the enormous beast!

    Notes: cuts exist - please refer to separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    347.02
    Media URN:
    3901
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/12/1965
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:57:00 / 01:14:38:00
    Canister:
    CP 571

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