Detail

Title ID 8978Collection ID561
Title[Horse Racing]
Date[ca. 1930s]
CollectionLockwood Family
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeFamily Life
KeywordsAnimals Outings Racing Sport
Location
LocalUnknown Location
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionLockwood Family
CameraKenneth Lockwood
Format16mm Black & White Silent
Duration00:02:41:00
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This edited film shows a racecourse, with several jockeys taking part in the race. Spectators watch from either side of the track, with the camera capturing the race from near the finishing line.

Description

This black and white edited film compilation shows a racecourse, with several jockeys taking part in a race. Horse '10' with groom enters the parade ring, being shown to the spectators at the event. This is followed by several other horses, people and jockeys, who parade around the ring and onto the track, waiting for the race to begin.

In the final part of the film, several shots of the race are seen from the crowd, followed by the a view of thewinner passing the finish line. The camera follows horse 10 as he crosses back over the line towards the crowd. (Shaky).