• Short Summary

    Frenchman wins high speed motorcycle scramble.

  • Description

    Monteuil, France.

    SV. Pan, start of race. SV. Pan, riders round first bend. SV. Down hill and pan to back view. SV. Pan, Frenchman Verrechia No 17 leading the field over a hump. SCU. Towards, two other competitors taking hump. SCU. Two riders flying over hump. SV. Towards, riders down hill. SCU. Two riders leaping hump. SCU. Two riders breasting a hill. SV. Pan, Smith, an Englishman, chasing the leader. SV. A rider falling, following riders avoid him. SCU. Pan with two riders. SV. A rider falls, another crashes into him. An Englishman and rest of field pull up to avoid them. SV. Pan, rider descending at speed. SV. Leaders racing towards the finish. SV. Leloup (Belgian who rides for France) crossing the line. CU. Leloup, the winner, with bouquet.

    (F.G.) (Orig.I.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    513.05
    Media URN:
    30571
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/03/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:48:00 / 01:05:35:00
    Canister:
    55/22

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