• Short Summary

    Fashion show inspired by African life in the Empress Club, London.

  • Description

    London.

    LV. African chief beating tom-tom drum. CU. African chief. LV. Crowded Crystal room of the Empress Club, London. SV. & LV. Model wearing mole coat with shoulder pieces covered in jewellery during the fashion show inspired by African life, & SV. & CU. SV. Women in the audience. MS. Towards, model wearing monkey fur coat, & CU. SV. Model parading as women take notes. CU. Model wearing Porcupine hat. CU. The Ostrich hat, CU. King Solomon's Mine hat. LV. Model parading in Mamba snake dress. SV. Mamba snake dress, & CU. SV. Woman wearing spider dress, & SCU. SCU. Audience as model wearing Tiger dress walks past. SV. Tiger dress, pan down to skirt. LV. Model wearing tiger dress walking off.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Super Title Scene B.)

    Note: some of these outfits are super groovy - JH.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1435.03
    Media URN:
    47108
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/01/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:41:00 / 01:04:16:00
    Canister:
    51/2

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