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  • Description

    Full title reads: "MINNEAPOLIS - BEAUTY IN THE BATH".

    Minneapolis, United States of America (USA).

    Long shot of the girls lining bank and peeling off in rotation into pool. Long shot of girls rising to surface after dive. Close up shot of the girls with floral head-dresses swimming in lines. Long shot of the girls swimming in lines towards camera. High angle shot of the girls in circle formation, kicking and making foam in the middle. The swim backwards increasing the circle.

    Long shot, man jumps into swimming pool from top board with small parachute on foot. Fat man jumps doing cycling motion with legs. Diver does belly dive from top board but changes to a jack knife dive at last moment. Diver steps from board, falls over backwards in air and lands head first in pool. Diver walks off board and enters water in statue pose. Diver skids off end of board and lands head first in water.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46777
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1434.36
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:01:41:00 / 02:02:28:00
    Canister:
    48/67
    Sort Number:
    48/067
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    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    aqua follies High divers 1950s Privileged Lifestyle
  • Stills

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

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