STK-ID 14124

King's Plate Race: several PANs of huge crowd at Woodbine racetrack. Shot of John Bracken and Governor general Alexander holding field glasses in royal box. MCSs of silver trophies on table. CU of King's Plate cup. Shots of racing fans checking race sheet. CU of bugler. Shot of horses coming out of paddock. Several LSs of race in progress, intercut with shots of fans reacting excitedly. Repeat sequence of race from top of stands. Eyeline shots of winning horse, Moldy, of owner, Colonel RS McLaughlin congratulating jockey, C Macdonald. Shot of Governor general Alexander presenting cup to Colonel McLaughlin. Shots of jockey and others posing, of Governor general Alexander shaking jockey's hand. CU of Colonel McLaughlin posing, TILT DOWN to cup. Shot of Governor general Alexander and Colonel McLaughlin, people in background. (26/05/47)


Excerpt from
King's Plate Race
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio