• Short Summary

    British countryside pursuits - Men on horses with a pack of dogs chase after a fox until they catch it.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Princes Risborough. Hark ... away! What Briton's heart will not quicken to sight & sound of the huntsman & his horn, hounds running on a breast high scent - & the countryside in its Autumn glory!"

    Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire.

    Huntsman on his horse rides across field with a pack of fox hounds.

    Hounds chase down the side of a country lane, they are closely followed by the riders as they take part in this fox hunt. The horses clatter through a hedge and across a field of crops as they follow their dogs in pursuit of a fox.

    The dogs nip under a fence while the following hunters leap over it.

    One of the huntsmen blows his horn as he urges his dogs on after their quarry.

    (Sound track runs out)

    L/S as the hunt spreads out across a couple of fields. Good shots of some of the hounds.

    L/S of the fox running - the hounds close in for the kill.

    C/U a huntsman blowing his horn.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    687.42
    Media URN:
    5256
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:42:00 / 01:52:04:00
    Canister:
    32/86

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