• Short Summary

    Great story on Malcolm Campbell - he discusses his car and why he wants to break records.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Horley. 'I do not believe in resting on laurels!' Sir Malcolm Campbell. Famous racing motorist - at 48 years of age - is going to Daytona with the marvellous 'new-old' 'Bluebird' to best his own record of 253.9 mph - with the Nation's Good Wishes."

    Horley, Oxfordshire.

    Nice shot of Sir Malcolm Campbell leaning against Blue Bird - his famous speed car - and telling us about its design and history. Various shots of parts of the engine and cockpit.

    Spacing - sound continues

    Back to shot of Campbell.

    CU of British Union Jack flag painted on car along with the words 'Campbell Special'. MS of Campbell. Pan along body of car. CU Campbell talking to camera.

    Shot of Campbell in cockpit - talking about why he continues to chase records. CU Campbell.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    693.26
    Media URN:
    5363
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:14:00 / 01:36:43:00
    Canister:
    33/4

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