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  • Short Summary

    Two dogs set off to catch a hare - entertainment for an Australian crowd. Hare escapes.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "The Hare Wins!"

    Australia.

    MS of large crowd gathered behind fence at hare coursing event.

    Shots of men bringing forward greyhounds / lurchers for the event.

    The hare is released from a trap and then the handler lets the dogs off the lead.

    VS of the dogs chasing the hare trying to catch it - luckily the hare nips under a fence and can be seen running off to safety.

    Slow motion repeat of much of the hare coursing action.

    CU of dog.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1057.24
    Media URN:
    21148
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/09/1940
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:44:00 / 01:26:52:00
    Canister:
    40/79

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