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  • Short Summary

    Group of young girls swim, dive and splash their feet at an outdoor swimming pool.

  • Description

    "Only youngsters but already showing good form." states the introductory intertitle.

    M/S of group of young girls diving off the edge of a swimming pool into the water. Camera follows them as they swim to the other side. Shot of the girls stretched out on the side of the pool on their stomachs, they slowly slide in.

    "Competition in splashes." The girls hold the side of the pool and splash their feet in the water. Another shot of the girls this time lying on their backs holding onto the side and kicking their feet. Closer shot, the camera pans along the swimmers. The girls do cartwheels into the pool. "Try this at your next Pool Regatta." The girls hold onto the side of the pool lying on their backs with their legs in the air, they let go and sink into the water one by one.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 528.

    Note: no C/Us of any of the girl, just M/Ss and L/Ss.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    942.11
    Media URN:
    16761
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/07/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:11:00 / 01:26:48:00
    Canister:
    EP 216

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