• Short Summary

    Motor boat racing on a loch in Scotland.

  • Description

    "These "Knights" are in Scotland - on the pretty waters of Gairloch, near Glasgow." Scenic shots of Scottish landscape. A lake (or loch) with mountains around it. Various boats pass the camera including a pleasure cruiser and some speedboats. C/Us of men at the controls and on deck. The speedboats seem to be racing. A young child watches. Various shots of the boats speeding along in the water. Point of view shots from the rear of one of the boats. "A nice fine day, some fast speedboats for the "Knights" to ride - and the spray automatically follows - " Point of view shot from the rear of one of the boats, looking over the shoulders of a driver and his passenger. L/S of the boat speeding through the water. "Thirty-forty-fifty miles an hour - with the thrill of speed to keep you company." More shots of speedboats turning in the water, the wake of boats, various shots of the water on the lake being churned up by the boats.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1582.13
    Media URN:
    50696
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:54:00 / 01:25:15:00
    Canister:
    PSP 707

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