• Short Summary

    Documentary about motor racing - some very good footage.

  • Description

    Reel 3.

    Various good shots of drivers preparing for a Grand Prix. Narrator mentions John Surtees - we see in his car. Other drivers and mechanics are seen including Graham Hill and Jack Brabham. Good shots of the race follow including some material shot from inside one of the cars. No narration over race just deafening sound of the car engines!

    Ends with credits: Photographed by - William Jordan, Leslie Issacs, Stan Goozee, Martin Rolfe and David Allan. Film Editor - Ronald Glenister. Sound Editor - Roger Voss. Sound - George Newberry and Trevor Pyke. Produced by Lionel Hoare. Executive Producer - Harry Field.

    There is some commentary over the end credits but not clear who won race or which race it was.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964 - 1965
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:05:46:00

Comments (1)

  1. Unknown user says

    British Grand Prix (also designated as the European Grand Prix) at Brands Hatch on 11th July 1964.

    00:23 - Dan Gurney (Brabham No.6).
    00:39 - John Surtees (Ferrari No.7) checking goggles.
    00:46 - Graham Hill (BRM No.3).
    00:50 - Jack Brabham (Brabham No.5).
    01:17 - Jim Clark (Lotus No.1) with Colin Chapman alongside.
    01:29 - Phil Hill (Cooper No.10).

    (the in-car shots of/from Clark's car are not from the race)

    The result was 1st- Clark, 2nd - Hill, 3rd - Surtees.

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