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  • Short Summary

    Spectacular acrobatic high diving from the World Champion, Mr. Eve.

  • Description

    Ireland.

    Title: "UNIQUE DIVING DISPLAY by the World's Champion - Mr. Eve (Australia)".

    C/U of Mr. E. standing in front of a pool, a man helps him put an overcoat over his swim suit. L/S of Mr. E. at the top of a very, very, high diving board, he stands on his head and plunges into the lake. M/S of Mr. E. back flipping off a low diving board into the lake. M/S of Mr. E. doing a spinning dive. More shots of Mr. E. diving into the water in a variety of tumbles, twists, flips and head stands

    Intertitle: "He is equally graceful when filmed with our Reverse Action Camera".

    Various L/Ss of Mr. E. springing from the water back onto the very high diving board. Various shots of Mr. E. springing out of the water with various twists and turns back onto the low diving board - basically the first section of this story is played again in reverse!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    354.26
    Media URN:
    24604
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/09/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:53:00 / 01:46:04:00
    Canister:
    G 1118

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