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  • Short Summary

    The 1929 French Grand National, Auteuil, France.

  • Description

    Auteuil, France.

    Full titles read: "FRENCH GRAND NATIONAL - "Le Touquet" scores in Grand Steeplechase de Paris."

    High angle shot of the jockey's riding horses in single file on race course. L/s of the race beginning. Various shots of the race underway. Good footage of two horses and riders racing neck and neck as they jump over large fence. Slow motion shot of the same competitors jumping fence, followed by the rest of the field.

    High angle shots of runners and rider jumping last few fences, one horse falls. The camera closes in on the leading jockey as "Le Touquet" crosses the finish line."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    794.10
    Media URN:
    35975
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/06/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:19:00 / 01:14:36:00
    Canister:
    G 1619

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