• Short Summary

    Racing driver Jim Clark is killed during race on Hockenheim Circuit, Germany.

  • Description

    No title. Jim Clark killed on Hockenheim Circuit, Germany.

    M/S Jim Clark signing autograph at Hockenheim - narrator explains these are last pictures before the racing driver's tragic death. C/U Clark, he is kissed by female admirer. C/U Clark laughing. Panning C/U Clark's team-mate, driver Graham Hill making final adjustment to his car. C/U as Clark puts on helmet. C/U ditto. M/S as he puts on gloves. C/U ditto. C/U as Clark climbs into car. Panning C/U as Clark drives past camera. Panning shot the start of the race. C/U woman in pits with stop watch. C/U ditto. Panning shot Clark racing. C/U woman race official in pits. C/U another woman in pits, looking pensive.

    Panning shot crowd and Lotus mechanics standing round wreckage of Clark's car - it had careered off the track, killing Clark instantly. C/U ditto. C/U Pan Graham Hill walking through the crowd to look at wreckage. M/S Hill looking at the smashed engine and rear wheels. M/S Hill and mechanics lifting the smashed body of the car and putting it into van. C/U pan Graham Hill carrying another piece of wreckage. Ditto as he walks through trees, he looks very sombre. Shaky shot of crying woman being helped through crowd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2059.11
    Media URN:
    56702
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:09:00 / 01:16:35:00
    Canister:
    68/30

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