• Short Summary

    Drivers take part in car rally over 2,460 miles from Glasgow to Monte Carlo.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Who's for Monte?

    Rally from Glasgow to Monte Carlo.

    M/S at night as flag goes down and car sets off. M/S signpost to Monte Carlo. Various shots as they start out on the 2,460 mile drive. Various shots as they skid along icy roads during the day. M/S at night, a man stands outside 'Olde Felbridge Hotel' at East Grinstead directing the cars in for a check at night. M/S car stopping to be checked. M/S of man showing his documents inside hotel. M/S cars setting off and driving at night. C/U driver at wheel, more shots as he drives. M/S cars passing camera.

    C/U sign 'A20 Dover'. L/S cars arriving at Dover, various shots as they go onto ferry. M/S's three drivers asleep on the ferry. C/U sign 'Boulogne'. M/S cars at night and in daylight. M/S Pat Moss sitting on her car with another girl in Paris. M/S as they wave then get back in their car and set off. Various shots of the cars. C/U as gendarme directs them. Various shots as they continue on their journey.

    Cataloguer's note: competitors include George Duvian, Ivor Jones, Joseph Foster, and Edwin Hodson.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:54:00 / 01:12:29:00

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