• Short Summary

    Material related to newsreel story "Ascot - Rain and Shine" - 50/49.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Ascot - Rain and Shine" - 50/49.

    LS. Pan over crowds, number boards in background. MS. Towards, two men in top hats under umbrella. MS. Elevated, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother) with the Duke of Gloucester and Duke of Beaufort driving in landau up course. CU. David Niven's wife, pan up to film star David Niven. CU. Girl wearing small hat with large pom-pom. LS. Horses being paraded round paddock. SCU. Wat Tyler being paraded. MS. Women with umbrellas. SCU. Bookmaker in top hat. MS. Tic-tac man. CU. Bookmaker, pan to board. SCU. Bookmaker. SCU. Bookmaker with umbrella over stand. MS. Royal party in box, seen through glass. SCU. Bookmaker, pan to his board. FCU. Bookmaker shouting. SCU. Bookmaker. CU. Bookmaker. CU. Fashionable women (2 shots). LS. Elevated, crowd. LS. Stand. MS. Royal party in box, seen through window. CU. & SCU. Fashionable women (2 shots). MS. Crowd. MS. Towards, King and Queen walking to paddock. LS. Elevated, King and Queen leading royal party into paddock. MS. Towards, Winston Churchill walking to paddock. SCU. Towards and pan, horse being led into paddock. MS. Horse being paraded. SCU. Men in top hats and fashionable women walking towards. MS. Fashionable people in crowd watching. MS. Towards, Winston Churchill and wife. MS. Horse being paraded. CU. Fashions (4 shots). LS. Course and stand (2 shots). LS. Stand. MS. Men in top hats looking through binoculars. LS. Crowds and course. MS. Crowds round bookie. MS. Towards and pan, the King and Queen with the Duke of Gloucester and the Duke of Beaufort driving up course in open landau. MS. & LS. Elevated, King and Queen driving in landau (2 shots). LS. Back view, Royal landau driving up course. MS. King and Queen's landau. LS. Back view, landaus driving up course. VS. Crowds. MS. Bookie. MS. Tic-tac men signalling. LS. People walking to paddock. LS. Crowds and number boards. MS. Women in stand. SCU. Fashionable women. MS. Horse being paraded. CU. Bookie.

    SCU. Man and woman with umbrella alighting from car. SCU. & MS. People with umbrellas (3 shots). SCU. People buying buttonholes. CU. Fashionable man and woman with umbrella. Various shots of fashionable crowds. CU. Bookie in top hat. MS. Horse being paraded. LS. Crowd in paddock. MS. Royal party seen through glass (3 shots). MS. Winner being led in. LS. A race in progress. LS. Royal party walking through crowds to paddock. SCU. Royal party passing camera. MS. King, Queen, Princess Elizabeth and others walking in paddock. MS. Jockey preparing to mount.

    Natural sound only.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Selected originals
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:20:00 / 01:26:16:00
    50/49 A (Selected Originals)

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