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  • Description

    Crazy house.

    Inventor and acrobats. London.

    M/S of Brenda from the Wallaby trapeze troupe stood on the roof, she ties a knot in a rope and throws it down into the attic bedroom below. C/U of feet waving in the air, M/S of the women standing on their heads. M/S as Brenda climbs into the small attic window and lets herself down on her rope to her colleague Sheila McMahon in the bedroom. M/S of Noel Davies sat at his desk, he fills razor with water and starts to shave. M/S Brenda upside down on the rope. M/S of Jack Malcolm in his office, he is hot and opens the window. Various shots of Brenda hanging upside down. M/S of Jack, he take his jacket off and undoes his shirt sleeves. Various intercut shots of Noel shaving, Brenda on her rope and Jack taking his detachable sleeves off. We also see shots of a woman doing yoga exercises on a chair, she stretches over backwards. C/U of the woman's face. It finishes with Jack putting a towel over his shoulder and walking out of the office.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44667
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1357.27
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:00:00 / 01:47:19:00
    Canister:
    NP 351
    Sort Number:
    NP 351
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  • Stills

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