Weird And Wonderful! 1939

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    Titles read: "WEIRD AND WONDERFUL!"

    Location of events unknown - could be Germany?

    Various shots of theatre costumes for a new continental theatre show. One outfit looks like feather-decked showgirl creation; others look more suitable for a ballet. Most are based on insects, another represents the sun. An androgynous person does exotic hand movements while showing off the costume and silvery make-up of the 'killer insect' of the piece. Final shot shows all the models walking down a white staircase. Could be for a cabaret show?

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/03/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    40753
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1184.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:45:00 / 01:13:42:00
    Canister:
    PT 467
    Sort Number:
    PT 467
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