• Short Summary

    American girl swimmers in training for the Olympics.

  • Description

    Champion women swimmers in training.

    Introductory intertitle reads: "Meet an all-star group of America's Olympic hopefuls - in hard training."

    M/S of six girls in black bathing suits standing in the sunshine on the edge of a swimming pool. L/S of the pool. "Constance Hanf shows good form in a fast test." High angle shot of girls on the starting blocks. They dive in and race - they swim the front crawl. "And Eleanor Holm demonstrates there's nothing backward in her backstroke." C/U of Eleanor launching off from the side, camera follows her as she swims.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1594.07
    Media URN:
    51274
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/07/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:27:00 / 01:16:14:00
    Canister:
    PSP 747

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