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  • Short Summary

    Women compete in swimming race in Pacific ocean.

  • Description

    San Francisco, United States of America, U.S.A.

    Title: "DEFYING PACIFIC'S MIGHTY BILLOWS. 7 hardy girl swimmers - in Annual Race - successfully accomplish swim around dangerous Rocks".

    M/S of seven women running into the ocean. High angled L/S of the women diving into swelling surf, panning shot follows the women as they swim through the waves. High angled shot of some of the swimmers, they are submerged by an enormous wave. More top shots of the swimmers being battered by the waves.

    High angled L/S of the women coming out of the water to be greeted by two men on horseback and a large crowd. C/U of a man resenting a trophy to a young smiley woman in a swim suit, the crowd surrounding them applaud. C/U of the young woman lifting to the trophy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    360.08
    Media URN:
    24679
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:06:00 / 01:14:28:00
    Canister:
    G 1131

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