Grandad of Races

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Grandad of Races
Directed by André de la Varre
Produced by Gordon Hollingshead
Written by Charles L. Tedford
Starring Art Gilmore
Cinematography André de la Varre
Edited by Rex Steele
Distributed by Warner Bros.
Release date
  • September 2, 1950 (1950-09-02)
Country United States
Language English

Grandad of Races is a 1950 American short documentary film about the Palio di Siena held in the Piazza del Campo in Siena, directed by André de la Varre. It won an Academy Award at the 23rd Academy Awards in 1951 for Best Short Subject (One-Reel).[1]



  1. ^ "New York Times: Grandad of Races". NY Times. Retrieved May 19, 2008. 

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