This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    Good footage of a chess game in Italy and an unspecified motorcycle race

  • Description

    Locations Unspecified, Italy

    V.S. In old Italian town a re-enactment of a chess game. A small chess table on the side and then a large marked out chess board. As the small pieces are moved, the live decorated pieces move also, the people who watch can see every move clearly from the live chess board. All people seen are dressed in period costume. (F.G.)

    Various preparations for the start of a motorcycle race. Medium shot of grid formation, and then the start of the race. Various shots of the race in progress (some shots are quite dark)
    Medium close-up of winner being interviewed and then taking the podium. Winner with trophy, various shots.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    3160.10
    Media URN:
    88829
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1966
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:13:00 / 01:43:29:00
    Canister:
    UN 4207 A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment