British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

Brooklands Draws Holiday Motorists

Series

Series Name
British Movietone Gazette

Issue

Issue No.
259A
Date Released
21 May 1934
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Picture Paragraphs in the Week’s News: First snapshot is English soccer team being beaten 2-1 by Czechoslovakia on Prague ground
  2. 2Picture Paragraphs in the Week’s News: New Jersey - Dirt-track racing risks
  3. 3Picture Paragraphs in the Week’s News: Burnham - Yacht race to Heligoland
  4. 4Picture Paragraphs in the Week’s News: Chicago - Mr Insull tells the world
  5. 5Picture Paragraphs in the Week’s News: Rome - Mussolini decorates son
  6. 6Brooklands Draws Holiday Motorists

Story

Story No. within this Issue
6 / 6
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Brooklands Draws Holiday Motorists. DESCRIPTION: Earl Howe registers fine victory in Gold Star Race, winning at great speed of 125.71 mph. SHOTLIST: Shot of the paddock and the crowds. The start of a mountain handicap. The cars come round the bends into the camera. Advertisements for Dunlop shown at the rear. Shots of the Gold Start Handicap race and Earl Howe is seen speeding along and winning.
Keywords
Sport; Mass media; Motor racing
Footage sources
Movietone
Card file number
2921
Length of story (in feet)
119
Story extras:

• The first time you use this link in a session, you will need to log on at the British Movietone website and then click this icon again to see the film. For the remainder of the session, this link will take you directly to the film.

This series is held by:

Film Archive

Name
AP Archive
Email
info@aparchive.com
Web
http://www.movietone.com
Phone
+44 (0)20 7482 7482
Series held
View all series held by AP Archive

Record Stats

This record has been viewed 62 times.