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    Material relating to the Newsreel story "Sicily Motor Race" 56/31

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    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Sicily Motor Race" 56/31

    Sicily, Italy.

    LV. Night High Angle headlights. LS. Rear View No 331 Eugenio Castellotti passing through line of spectators. CU. Stop watch. WS. S tart lights. MS. Towards and number 337 Collins. MS. Travelling with No. 331 on open road. WS. High Angle as No 337 rounds bend. WS. No. 337 entering Sicilian Village. WS. High Angle pan cars racing through countryside. WS. High Angle Pan Cars racing through countryside and rounding bend racing up hill and then rounding another corner. WS. Car racing down towards hay bales pan round corner. LS. No 331 sliding through corner pan with car as it races off. LV. Car coming in to Finish in main street of town can not read the number. SCU. Of a driver being kissed by a woman Stuart (I believe this is the one who mistakenly thought he had won). LV. 337 just coming in. SCU. Peter Collins taking off his hat. SV. Crowds in street looking on. SCU. Collins having laurels put over him.

    (Lavender.) (Orig "C")

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    01:06:32:00 / 01:07:40:00
    56/31 C (Selected Originals)

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  1. Unknown user says

    Giro di Sicilia - 8th April 1956 (rather than the more famous Targa Florio).

    Peter Collins & Louis Klemantaski won in a Ferrari 857 Sport (no.337).

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