• Short Summary

    A new lido at Rustington attracts many people including The Willoughby Girls, and dancers Andre and Gaston. Sussex.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Airs and Graces.

    Rustington, Sussex.

    L/S of a lido at Rustington, a man dives in and people stand around the outside and watch. Various shots as people dive from the boards, including one in slow motion. Various shots as girls balance on their hands, one girl has her leg wrapped around her neck. M/S of the Willoughby Girls in diaphanous skirts with sparkly top and shorts underneath, they perform a ballet dance, various shots as they leap through the air.

    M/S of dancer Andre, she walks by the pool and climbs up the diving board. C/U of her face, she warms up by stretching her legs while people watch. M/S of her partner Gaston, when she has got down from the diving board she jumps up onto his hands and he holds her up. Various shots as they dance together, he holds her up in the air at the end of the dance.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1136.04
    Media URN:
    39519
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:36:00 / 01:07:50:00
    Canister:
    PT 327

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