• Short Summary

    Cars competing in the Monte Carlo Rally arrive in the harbour before going to France.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Monte Carlo Draws Europe's Best Cars".

    Folkestone, Kent. Cars competing in the Monte Carlo Rally arrive in the harbour before going to France.

    MV Cars arriving at Folkestone harbour check point. SV Car with 'Rallye Monte Carlo' - sign pan to drivers around car. MV Officials checking car. SV Official chatting to driver of car. MV Interior. Drivers reporting to organising officials. SV Top view driver handing in wallet containing papers. SV Two drivers standing by desk. MV Back view shot official filling in forms. MV Top view quayside with car driving into sling. MV Car going into sling. SV Drivers watching car going aboard. MV Car being swung aboard.

    MV Rolls Royce car showing Monte Carlo sign, etc. SV Windscreen wiper working. SV Mr Mike Couper demonstrating hinged wheel cover. MV Mr Leslie Seyd pouring out drink from fitted cocktail cabinet. CU Mr Seyd raising glass and drinking. MV Merchant Navy flag on foremast of ship. MV Allard car being lowered into hold of ship.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1448.24
    Media URN:
    47361
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/01/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:11:00 / 01:42:08:00
    Canister:
    50/8

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