• Short Summary

    Jamaican ballet group Ballet Negre rehearsing for performing in England.

  • Description

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    Various shots of Jamaican ballet group Ballet Negre rehearsing in England for their first season in England. Black men and women performing a modern dance to native Jamaican music and drums. Various shots of the black Jamaican dancers in traditional dress dancing to drums - impressive. Some great shots of the faces of people as they dance, and shadows of the bodies moving slowly to the music.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1394.20
    Media URN:
    45493
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/07/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:57:00 / 01:47:58:00
    Canister:
    NP 97

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