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  • Short Summary

    Crowds milling about and eating and drinking at racetrack in France.

  • Description

    Grand Steeplechase - France 1922.

    Panning shot of many people eating and drinking wine at tables in the park; waitresses hurry back & forth. Cut to a line of small aeroplanes in the park. Chauffeurs stand beside parked cars; then past long wall w/ trees behind.

    Crowds at the racetrack; grandstand in BG. Pan looking across from other side at grandstand structure. Closer shots of people in boxes. More shots of fashionable people walking about.

    Note: film is held out of rack in several places.

    Upper-class; recreation; fashion; street scenes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2400.12
    Media URN:
    76385
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:27:00 / 01:34:05:00
    Canister:
    ON 310 F

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