• Short Summary

    Figure skaters Sonja Henie, Albert Enders and Sadie Cambridge show off their talents

  • Description

    Graphic reading 'Skill on skates ? a camera impression of Sonja Henie, the famous lady skater champion of the world'. Graphic reading 'The low whirr of the skates ? gliding smoothly over the ice'. Mid shot of people in smart dress and fancy dress skating around an ice rink. Graphic reading 'Skill and nerve ? (Albert Enders and Sadie Cambridge)'. Various shots of skaters Albert Enders and Sadie Cambridge performing their figure skating routine, including an impressive and dangerous looking spin. Graphic reading 'And then Sonja Henie herself, personification of grace and skill'. Various shots, with very distorted music, of Sonja Henie performing her routine, ending in a nice smiling close up.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    201206.271
    Media URN:
    101270
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:00:37 / 10:03:33
    Canister:

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