Star Item
  • Description

    Item title reads - California.

    Diving display at Palm Springs, America (USA).

    L/S of someone diving off a board, filmed through an archway. M/S of a lady diving into the pool of the El Mirador hotel. M/S underwater as she swims up and smiles. M/S of film star Ruby Keeler, she talks to a little boy then applauds the diving. Slow motion M/S of American Dutch Smith and Egyptian Farid Si Maika diving into the pool together.

    Slow motion M/S of American Marjorie Gestring performing a full twist as she dives. M/S as Gestring and Dutch Smith dive off the board together. M/S of them underwater, he puts his fingers to his lips as if to say "sshhh" then they kiss on the lips before going back up to the surface. L/S of people around the pool applauding.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    18218
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    989.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:14:00 / 01:14:29:00
    Canister:
    38/94
    Sort Number:
    38/094
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Diving
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment