• Short Summary

    Motor racing in Italy - features Valducci and Pagani - Geoff Duke of Britain wins the race.

  • Description

    San Remo, Italy.

    Motorcycle race for the San Remo Trophy. GV. Crowd at side of course. SV. Geoff Duke on starting line. LV. Towards and pan, start of race. LV. Towards, Valducci leading field at first bend. CU. Timekeeper, bike flashes past. LV. Towards, two motorcyclists racing. SV. Towards and pan, Duke leading field (Voiceover suggests that its 'a pound to a pinch of spaghetti that they don't catch him'). CU. Top view, Duke shooting past camera. LV. Back view, pan, Duke taking double bend. LV. Duke closely followed by No. 1. LV. Towards and pan, Pagani chasing Duke. LV. Duke crosses line. SV. Pan, Duke after race, riding toward pits. SV. Duke with bouquet kissing girl.

    (Orig. Lav.) (Orig. "C")

    Note: Christian names of Valducci and Pagani not known - to be checked.

    Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    6.30
    Media URN:
    26768
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:47:00 / 01:31:39:00
    Canister:
    52/36

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