• Short Summary

    Demonstrating of stretching exercises for women.

  • Description

    Figure Exercises in London.

    M/S Girl (Jayne) stretching upwards, lowering her hands to her side, she walks away. M/S She stretches out full length on her stomach on a mat - bends her body up into a kneeling position with arms outstretched. M/S Gradually stretches herself into her full length position again, she moves herself into a sitting position with one knee raised and her elbow resting on it. The woman instructs her what to do. C/U Girl flings her arms into the air and stretches her whole body upwards.

    M/S. Gently lowers herself back into the original; sitting position, she lies full length on her back then raises her legs up and over her head. C/U and M/S Stretching her legs upwards, then bending them, all the time remains in a vertical position. M/S Lowering herself to the full length position on her back, then with knees bent and arms bent behind her head, she lifts herself up in the form of an arch. M/S In the form of an arch, she lowers herself to the original position.

    Cataloguer's note: The commentator says the exercises were designed by Hella Kurty.

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    Film ID:
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    New pictorials
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:17:00 / 01:04:25:00
    NP 452

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