Grandad of Races (1950)

Warner Bros.
Narrated by
 Art Gilmore
Directed by: André de la Varre

Synopsis: A colorful newsreel-style short film which covers the annual horse race held in the Piazza del Campo in Siena, Italy.

Purr Blur: Near the beginning of the film a cream-colored cat is shown sitting on a windowsill of a building above.  The narrator explains that the cat is showing its natural curiosity about the event, but in actuality the cat looks like it is sleeping.

Grandad of Races cat

Final Mewsings: Cats are not really interested in horse racing.


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