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Kronberger Automobil-Jugendrennen 18.8.1907   [Original Title]

Kronberg Youth Motor Race 18.8.1907   [Title Translation]
Country of Origin: Germany
Year of origin: 1907
Genre: Amateur Film
Locations of shooting: Kronberg

Director: Julius Neubronner

Julius Neubronner (1852-1932), a chemist and inventor from Kronberg was one of the first people to film in the Rhine-Main region. He purchased his first camera in 1903, a "Kino" manufactured by Dresdner Foto-Firma. With his camera Neubronner recorded historical events as well as the everyday life of his family. Furthermore, he also shot short sketches performed by himself and his family on a stage set-up in the garden of their home. "Kronberg Youth Motor Race" shows footage of a soapbox race. One of the cars leaves the road and crashes into the crowd.

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Sound: Silent film
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Duration: 3 min

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