• Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Jet Car Record" - 52/53.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for "Jet Car Record" 52/53.

    Version of Newsreel story - natural sound only - no voiceover.

    Jabekke Road, Near Ostend, Belgium.

    LV. Rover Jet 1 Turbo-jet car revving up, starts on run Pan to B.V. SV. Travel shot, turbo-jet car on run, towards. SV. Travel shot, turbo-jet car running alongside when it shoots ahead. LV. Car towards and under bridge. SV. Belgian labourers, pan up from clogs and scythes, watching run. TV. Jet car revving up. CU. Jet engine. SV. Belgians watching. CU. Driver putting on helmet. CU. Jet engine. SV. Belgian Automobile Club control van. CU. Operator inside. SV. Car on line, starts. A.S. Car flashing towards. LV. Car approaching and going under bridge. LV. Pan, car racing through countryside. SCU. Belgian Automobile Club control van. SV. Car. SV. Interview with Spencer King, Rover Managing Director and driver of the car CU. Interview. "It runs very smoothly. Hear just wind noise. No effort at all."

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:30:00 / 01:51:55:00
    52/53 B (Selected Originals)

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