• Short Summary

    Oklahoma State Prison convicts organise a rodeo.

  • Description

    Oklahoma State Prison, McAlester, Oklahoma, United States of America (USA).

    SV. A man riding a bucking horse. AS. Prison guard on balcony watching, pan to second prison guard. SV. Towards, man comes out riding a bucking horse watched by other prisoners. He is thrown off the horse. SV. Towards, another man on horse comes out. Horse kicks out and man falls off. SV. Mass of prisoners in stands watching. SV. A bull coming out with man on its back, he really kicks and a man ends up rolling across the arena. SV. Another man on bull, he falls as well - looks painful. AS. Prison tower with guards watching from top, pan down to show arena. A bull is surrounded by men - the aim is to try to get the ribbon off the bull's horn. SV. The bull scattering men, one falls over in front of the bull. SV. Men try to creep on bull and bull backs gently away. SV. The bull pushing a man round and round on the ground while others climb to safety of the fence. Bull turns round towards another man. SV. The bull tossing head and really moving the prisoners. It rolls over one and seems to tread on top of him - really painful.

    (F.G.) (Orig.D.)

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:12:00 / 01:43:07:00

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