• Short Summary

    Various shots of very competitive car racing on a small circuit

  • Description

    Stamford Bridge, London

    LS High shot, midget cars racing around track, skidding sideways on the bend, to a packed stadium at Stamford Bridge. CU Cars moving. CU Cars skidding round bend of circuit. (2 shots). CU Pan cars coming down straight and into bend, flag man waving flag behind them. LS High shot, cars tearing down the straight. MS Cars racing bumper to bumper. MS One car overtaking next, black smoke pouring out behind. MS Four cars racing aggressively for position against each other. LS Cars skid into bend. (Mute). CU Cars speed along the straight. (Mute). LS High shot of whole track and cars circuiting very fast. MS Flag man flags them past at the stadium. (Mute). LS Cars drive into the straight (a brick tower with "News of the World" advertisement painted onto it in the background). (Mute).
    MS Cars skid into bend. (Poor quality). (Mute). MS Night shot, cars moving around. CU Ditto, cars on straight. MS Midget cars team parading out to their cars. CU. One driver getting aboard. MS Side view, four drivers getting aboard. MS Team parading along track to cars.
    Cuts 48/40

    Note: All shots have good atmospheric sound unless indicated.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:24:00 / 01:30:15:00
    UN 1934 B

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