Russian police use photography to catch speeding drivers.
Unissued / Unused material -
Russia, Soviet Union, USSR.
GV Traffic in a town on dual carriageway. LS Travel shot of car in front proceeding along road. CU Int: showing speedometer at 100 kph. Good CUs of damaged vehicles which have been involved in an accident, showing motorcycle and motor car which is lying on its side, pan to show a pair of spectacles in the road. Various shots, as traffic inspector stands in the road and waves down offending lorry but this drives straight past him and the inspector runs off down the road after the lorry. MS The traffic Inspector assisting the driver down from his cabin. LS Two lorries and a car which have been involved in an accident. CU Front of the lorry, showing the number plate. CU of the driver in his cabin. GV Night shot of traffic on road in town Various shots of traffic inspector's car which uses intricate devices and camera to trap the violators. CUs as a driver at fault is shown photographs of his car trying to overtake another and thus making himself a danger to other drivers.
(Mute. Comb. Lav.) Old record suggests material dates from around 24/10/1960.