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  • Short Summary

    Various winter horse races take place in St. Moritz.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The world's winter playground. G. Archibald on Storm Cloud wins Alpine Ice Derby from 16 competitors. St. Moritz, Switzerland.

    M/S as people mill about in the snow. M/S as the horses are led along past the crowds. Various shots as they race round a corner and along the track, impressive buildings stand in the background.

    Intertitle - 'Other thrilling events were the Horse Sleigh Race.' M/S of a horse and sleigh, it is snowing on them. Various shots as they race round the corner and along the course.

    Intertitle - 'and the International "Skijoring" Race.' L/S as the horses race towards the camera pulling men on skis. Various shots as they hold onto reins and are pulled along. The horses race past and one man lets go and falls over.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    372.22
    Media URN:
    24857
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/02/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:33:00 / 01:58:46:00
    Canister:
    G 1162

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