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  • Short Summary

    Item showing Mexican rodeo.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Mexican Rodeo.

    MS entrance to Charro Arena. Various shots as Charros go up steps and greet one another. MS Charros giving each other an 'abrazo' (hug). CU Charro wearing decorative sombrero. LS Charro teams and girl riding teams parading into arena to start the programme. MS young girl riders. Pan over audience.

    Overhead shot of Charros parading in. Rear angle shot continuation of parade, spectators in background. MS group of Charro musicians. MS Bruce Noblack and Percy Gavilan on horseback giving 'abrazo'. MS Bruce Noblack, an American businessman. CU hands adjusting lariat. Pan up CU spurs, chaps, decorative saddle. LS group of girl riders giving an equestrian exhibition.

    MS's continuation of riding action. MS Charro musicians. MS and CU young couple in costume performing a folk-dance. CU musicians. MS crowd applauding. MS Charro giving a rope twirling exhibition. MS as wild steer charges about with its rider. Pan across audience. MS another wild steer coming out. MS audience watching.

    MS steer driven out of pen. MS Charro on horseback reaching over and grabbing tail of steer then tossing him over and around. MS steer being driven from pen. MS as Charro grabs steer by tail and spins him around. MS crowd applauding. MS steer being driven out. MS as another rider scores a point as steer gets up and looks round. MS gallop, steer comes down run as Charro gives him a turnabout by the tail. MS as Charro rides off when event closes.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:24:00 / 01:05:24:00
    UN 3462 G

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