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    Roy Fransen - stunt diver.

    Shropshire.

    L/S 75 foot tower, Roy approaches and disrobes. He looks up, and we see up the ladder from his point of view. Various shots as he makes the climb. L/S as he stands on the diving board with arms outstretched, he dives off and into the tank which is only 13 feet by 9 and 6 1/2 feet deep. He makes a big splash and the water ends up over the camera. Roy climbs out of the tank, M/S of people stood around watching. Various shots as he climbs the ladder again. Slow motion shot as he does the second dive, hits the water and causes a splash again. Steep elevation shot of third dive, downward panning shot as the dive is seen from above, he hits the water with a big splash. C/U as his head bobs up and he swims towards the camera.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/06/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    34117
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1249.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:11:00 / 01:07:56:00
    Canister:
    NP 198
    Sort Number:
    NP 198
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Shropshire Stunts
  • Stills

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

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