• Short Summary

    Eileen Smith wins the title of Britain's Ballroom Queen in dance competition from London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Essex Girl Is Britain's Ballroom Queen".

    Grosvenor House Hotel, London.

    VS of ballroom dancing competition.

    SV personalities sitting round table judging, including Sally Ann Howes. CU Sally Ann.

    SV Pan Eileen Smith dancing with partner George Bird. (No 20) Top view Eileen Smith dancing with partner George Bird. VS of other dancers.

    MV of judges. CU British Film Star Robert Beatty judging.

    VS of women dancers parading for judges. CU Sally Ann judging pan down to her making note on pad. SV Miss Eileen Smith curtseying before judges.

    SV Winner - Eileen Smith with partner, George Bird, being introduces to Ivor Novello for crowning ceremony. CU Robert Beatty smiling. SV Ivor Novello pan down to placing crown on head of Eileen Smith.

    CU Ivor Novello dancing with British Film Star Patricia Dainton.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1466.13
    Media URN:
    47826
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/04/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:09:00 / 01:19:36:00
    Canister:
    50/34

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