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  • Short Summary

    Horse racing on the frozen lake at St. Moritz.

  • Description

    Switzerland.

    Title: "The DERBY ... ON THE ICE. Huge 'Winter Sport' Crowd enjoy thrilling horse Races on the great frozen Lake at St. Moritz".

    Panning L/S of a picturesque snow capped mountain range, in the foreground are several hotels and a frozen lake. M/S of race horses being led onto the frozen lake, passing a crowd of spectators. M/S of jockeys riding the horses onto the lake. M/S of a group of men looking at the lake over some railings. Panning L/S of horses racing over the frozen lake. Various shots of horses racing over the frozen lake, press photographers and other newsreel cameramen record the event. M/S of jockeys riding the horses off the lake. Various high angled shot of crowd of people gathered to watch the race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    452.08
    Media URN:
    25543
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/02/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:28:00 / 01:24:16:00
    Canister:
    G 1267

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