• Short Summary

    Ballroom and jive dancing in England. Plus 'rock and roll' legend Elvis Presley before setting?

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Rocking around 'Old Tyme'

    ENGLAND: Southport: Floral Hall:
    INT
    All England Amateur Old Tyme Championship featuring dancing couples spinning around ballroom

    Liverpool: Locarno Dance Hall:
    Crowds of young people rock 'n' roll dancing, swinging each other round, jiving

    Southport: Floral Hall & Liverpool: Locarno Dance Hall:
    MONTAGE Couples performing formal ballroom dances (wearing tuxedos and ballgowns) / Young people (men wearing Teddy Boy suits) jiving energetically on the dancefloor
    Background: Ballroom and jive dancing in England. Plus 'rock and roll' legend Elvis Presley before setting off to Germany on his army tour of duty.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3UMTL1YQV0PLR9LG54TPCTQOR
    Media URN:
    VLVA3UMTL1YQV0PLR9LG54TPCTQOR
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/09/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    USA / SHOWBIZ: Rock 'n' Roll dancers in England / Elvis Presley leaving New York for army service in Germany

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