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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Motorcycle Grand Prix" - 69/40.

  • Description

    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out takes, rushes) for story "Motorcycle Grand Prix" - 69/40.

    Similar shots to newsreel story. Thruxton in Hampshire.

    L/Ss and C/Us of winner Percy Tait and second placed Malcolm Uphill being present with trophies and wreaths. M/S of Tait and Uphill drinking from the trophy. Several shots of the race in progress. Several shots of activity in the pit lane. Various shots of motorcyclist running across track, climbing onto bikes and starting them and riding off at start of race. More shots of the race in progress. M/Ss of young spectators in leather jackets watching. Race in progress. Mechanic working on bike. C/U of him handling oily nuts and bolts and other mechanical parts.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2205.05
    Media URN:
    57269
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:06:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:09:00 / 01:14:42:00
    Canister:
    69/40 C (Selected Originals)

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