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  • Short Summary

    Lots of swimmers having fun at an outdoor swimming pool - possibly Chiswick Baths.

  • Description

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    L/S of group of girls lined up on the edge of an outdoor swimming pool or lido. (Paper records suggest that it is Chiswick Baths in London.) Some of the girls dive in. M/S of three girls sitting on the edge of the pool sipping cups of tea. Others watch them. People dive in over their heads and splash them. Various shots of people jumping in and enjoying themselves. Various shots of people diving off the boards. Slow motion shots of people diving off the high board.

    We then see Aileen Riggin diving at Ilford in Essex. Various high angle shots of her diving. Slow motion footage of her dives. More diving and more frolics in the pool.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 473.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    918.27
    Media URN:
    15467
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/06/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:23:00 / 01:59:39:00
    Canister:
    EP 191

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