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  • Short Summary

    Footage of a bicycle race in Paris.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Le 2eme Criterium International de Cross cyclo-Pedestre. 19 concurrents se disputent cette epreuve rendue excessivement penible par suite du mauvais temps. Paris, France.

    L/S of cyclists riding up the street, people line the side and watch, cars follow them. M/S as they run through a wood and down a ditch carrying their bicycles, they climb up the other side with them. M/S as they ride through the trees and into the woods. M/S as one man cycles past a group of people and round a corner.

    Various shots as they cycle along the paths. M/S as a man comes up the home stretch and cycles past. C/U of the winner, H. Morenhout, covered in mud, he waves. M/S of him with fellow racers, others stand behind, he takes his hat off.

    Note: this item contains the same or similar footage to 'Cycle Cross Country Race' in
    G 1166 on *PM0376*.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:49:00 / 01:56:39:00
    G 1166

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