• Short Summary

    People celebrate the New Year at the Chelsea Arts Ball.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Albert Hall - Dancing The Year In."

    Royal Albert Hall, London.

    Various shots of people dancing at the Annual Chelsea Arts Ball - held to celebrate the coming New Year. Many of the dancers are wearing fancy dress costumes. inc. Tarzan and school girl.

    Various shots of people linking arms and singing Auld Lang Syne. A shower of balloons falls from the ceiling. MS of people toasting the New Year with a drink. CU Couple kissing. More shots of people dancing and celebrating - many in wonderful costumes - some of them fairly scanty. Lots of dancing.

    Shots of the parade of tableaux which as every year are broken up as friendly scuffles break out.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1515.09
    Media URN:
    49206
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/01/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:13:00 / 01:24:55:00
    Canister:
    58/1

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