Quick Time 1931

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    "Part of a dancer's life may be easy going, but when it comes to the acrobatic-treat-'em-rough style, life is hard - "

    A man dressed in a suit dances with a girl in a bathing suit style velvet costume. High angle shot of the couple as he holds her in the air - she bends over backwards. The dance involves various lifts, balances, jumps, twirls, etc. "There's nothing quite like our Ultra Rapid Camera for smoothing down the rough edges, though - " Slow motion footage of the woman being twisted around the man's body. Filmed in the Pathe Studio.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 540.

    Note: compared to most "treat 'em rough films" of this era this is very sedate!

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/10/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    16832
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    948.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:00:00 / 01:14:45:00
    Canister:
    EP 223
    Sort Number:
    EP 223
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