• Short Summary

    German children compete with ponies. Jumping, racing and riding a carriage.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Hamburg. Pony Derby".

    Hamburg, Germany.

    LV Pan. Four ponies drawing a carriage in the arena at Hamburg-Flootbek. SV Ditto. LV Pan. Another four ponies drawing another carriage. CU Girl in crowd. CU Small boy biting fingernails. LV Pan. slow motion shot. Boy taking a jump on his pony. LV Another boy being unseated by his mount. CU Small boy in crowd laughing. SV Pan. As another competitor takes one of the jumps. LV A boy on a pony trying to get him to go but all the pony will do is rear up but the boy manages to stay on. CU Small girl watching. LV Pan. Boy takes a jump on his pony which as it is running keeps kicking with the back legs.

    CU Boy dropping flag for the start of the Derby. LV As the riders get away on the 1200 metre course. LV Pan. As the riders come along the back straight and into a bend towards camera. LV The riders coming past camera, one of the boys leans forwards a bit too much and topples off his mount rolling over on the ground right in front of camera.


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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:13:00 / 01:28:44:00

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