• Short Summary

    A traditional Indian dance is performed by dancers Radha and Krishna.

  • Description

    Full story title reads: "India always seems to be in the public eye... so let's glance at two of their dancers in a characteristic Brahman dance - Radha and Krishna (Not forgetting the Orchestra)."

    Two dancers in Indian costume perform a traditional dance. There are musicians and women sitting with their hands in a prayer position surrounding the dancers. There are close ups of both the dancers and the musicians. High angle C/U of the male dancers feet. Ends with a flourish.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1590.15
    Media URN:
    51199
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/05/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:06:00 / 01:32:12:00
    Canister:
    PSP 737

Comments (1)

  1. MinaiMinai says

    This is an exceptionally rare clip of the modern Indian dancer Uday Shankar and his French partner Simkie (Simone Barbier)!

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