Motorfilms Quarterly Volume 9: DWPDVD3009

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  • 1950 Alpine Rally -Part Two The Roots Group     (7.30)

    Completing our presentation of one of the earliest full-colour documentaries to cover an International rally.  Remarkably atmospheric footage follows the fortunes of such exotica as Norman Garrad ’s works Sunbeam-Talbot team and Tommy Wisdom ’s Hillman Minx in the gruelling marathon around the mountains.

    1996 The House That Jenks Built     (12.26)

    Denis Jenkinson –renowned throughout the motor sporting world as ‘DSJ ’ –veteran Continental Correspondent of ‘Motor Sport ’ magazine, Stirling Moss ’s intrepid Mille Miglia navigator,1949 World Motorcycle Sidecar Champion passenger –lived an extraordinary life in rural Hampshire.Doug Nye takes us on a privileged tour of the property...

    1960 BRDC International Trophy Silverstone     (18.30)

    Amateur film maker Freddie Barratt ’s award-winning 8mm home movie captures in colour a spectator ’s eye view of the great British non-Championship Formula 1 race meeting. Superb sports, Formula Junior, saloon and Formula 1 car action and detail.

    1964 Le Mans 24-Hours Standard-Triumph     (28.00)

    Tiddler’s-perspective record of a great Grand Prix d’Endurance – beautiful colour footage follows the fortunes of the Standard-Triumph Spitfire team in day-long combat against Alfa Romeo and Alpine while Ferrari, Shelby American Cobra Daytona, Aston Martin and Maserati for once provide the supporting cast.

    Exhibit B801 The MG Car Company     (16.40)

    The United Kingdom bounced back from profound post-WW2 recession with the 1951 Festival of Britain.World record breaker Goldie-Gardner ’s fantastic MG ‘EX135 ’ as the Festival ’s ‘Exhibit B801 ’ before being shipped to Bonneville Salt Flats to resume its flat-out competition career.Excellent quality black-and-white footage tells the tale...

    Total Running Time 1 Hour 28 Minutes approximately