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  • Short Summary

    Good shots of speedboat racing - it ends with one of the boats bursts into flames.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Speedboat Thrills".

    VS of speedboats racing around circuit marked out by buoys on a lake, includes travelling shots from one of the boats.

    LS MS & CU of speedboat 'Centaur' bursting into flames, the crew swimming away and the boat drifting in flames. Shots of man spraying fire with fire extinguisher.

    (Dublin reel)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1053.15
    Media URN:
    21029
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1940
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:31:00 / 01:14:52:00
    Canister:
    40/64 (Dublin)

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