• Short Summary

    A competition for the fastest shave, a little girl with a pet lamb and Monsieur Demanche beats the record for underwater swimming.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Caught by the Camera".

    Various locations of events.

    In a hall in Budapest, Hungary we see several shots of lines of men being given a shave in a competition. A large crowd of people watch to see which barber is the fastest.

    Various shots of a little girl with a pet lamb. She takes it for a walk, dragging it along by a lead. (Location of events unknown.)

    In Paris we see Monsieur Demanche (sp?), attempting to beat the record for underwater swimming in an indoor pool. A crowd of people see him swim 105 metres underwater, beating the record by 4 metres.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1114.19
    Media URN:
    38813
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/04/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:14:00 / 01:34:45:00
    Canister:
    PT 265

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