• Short Summary

    Horse Racing: Captain Cuttle wins The Derby. 1922.

  • Description

    TITLE: The Derby 1922. TITLE: Early morning scenes on read and course.

    ENGLAND:Surrey:Epsom:
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    SV man at table in open cutting up bread(?), man, with one eye, looks on.
    GV pan gypsy encampment - horses grazing on the downs.
    GV gypsy family sitting by makeshift shelter having breakfast, woman tending fire.
    SV two gypsy women cooking on fire, one holding baby.
    SV gypsy woman washing baby.
    GV rows of policemen lined up in front of empty grandstand.
    SV line of policemen mop their brows in unison.
    GV elev. pan round race course environs packed with people, vehicles and tents.

    TITLE:The Arrival of the Royal Party.

    MV King George V, Queen Mary, and Prince Albert walk past followed by another young man and woman (royalty)

    TITLE: Scenes in the Paddocks. The Paddock.
    GV elev. horses, with jockeys astride, led past crowds. (2 shots).

    title: The Start.
    GV horses gathering at line. (2 shots).
    GV shots horses racing along track.

    TITLE: Nearing Tattenham Corner.
    TITLE: Taken from the South Eastern and Chatham Rly. ..station on the course.
    GV shots horses racing along track.
    TITLE: Nearing Tattenham Corner.
    TITLE: Taken from the South Eastern and Chatham Rly. ..station on the course.
    LS horses race round Tattenham corner.
    TITLE: Tattenham Corner.
    LS elev. horses race towards camera, crowd pouring onto course behind them.
    GV horses race towards camera.
    TITLE: The finish.
    SV three winners ridden past through crowd accompanied by mounted policemen.
    TITLE: Result. 1. Captain Cuffle. 2. Tamar. 3. Craigangower.
    title How the race looked from the roof of the grandstand. Taken by courtesy of Mr. Wolfer Dorling.
    LS elev. horses race past, pan to GV elev. crowd/vehicles etc. by course.
    GV elev. crowd filling track.
    GV royal carriages driven past.
    LS King, Queen, and other personages on balcony.
    Background: Horse Racing: Captain Cuttle wins The Derby. 1922.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1WASVIMN0L0X0PA3NYIH7KBKJ
    Media URN:
    VLVA1WASVIMN0L0X0PA3NYIH7KBKJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1922
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:40:37:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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