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  • Short Summary

    Women jockeys race horses in Mexico.

  • Description

    "In Mexico, Eve goes in for racing, straight from the saddle." M/S of group of women dressed up in jockey colours.

    "You have to be truthful about your weight!" The girls queue up to stand on the jockey's scales. L/S of racetrack, women jockeys are led into the paddock. Various shots of the women riding along edge of paddock.

    "They're off!" Camera follows the horses as they race around the track. "Just keeping on keeping on..." Another shot of the race, then of the winner. She climbs off her horse then we see her in C/U - very glamorous! She smiles and laughs.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 562.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    954.20
    Media URN:
    16921
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/03/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:19:00 / 01:38:52:00
    Canister:
    EP 233

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