• Short Summary

    Film stars and dancers pick a dancing queen in special competition.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Film Stars Choose Ballroom Queen".

    Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London.

    MV Competitors have hair and make up done.

    CU Dorothy Joliffe having hair dressed. SV Hairdresser dressing Jollife's hair.

    MV Ballroom dancers take the floor.

    SV Judges: John Boulting, Wendy Hiller, Eileen Joyce (Australian Pianist), Dulcie Gray and Michael Denison.

    MV Woman moves around dance floor.

    CU Wendy Hiller and Eileen Joyce.

    SV Contestant curtseying before Denison & Gray.

    CU Dulcie Gray. CU Denison.

    VS of couples dancing in competition. MS finalists line up in front of judges.

    More dancing. CU Joliffe and partner, Don Wilson dancing. SV No 4 - Olive Cullip and husband, Jimmy - dancing.

    LV GV People crowded round throne. Eleanor Powell presenting Cup to Joliffe. CU Eleanor Powell presents cup to Joliffe and kisses her on cheek. CU Cup pan up to Joliffe.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1409.20
    Media URN:
    45877
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/04/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:17:00 / 01:26:58:00
    Canister:
    49/27

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