• Short Summary

    Footage of young girl in training to be in the circus, Chessington, Surrey.

  • Description

    Chessington Circus, Surrey.

    L/S of two young women (the acrobat Ella Freeman and her sister Adene) walking past horse and rider. They enter the main circus arena. L/S of man in middle of arena with horse running round him attached to harness. Various shots of Adene learning to ride horse her father holds harness which is attached to girls back. Adene attempts to stand up on the horse several times. She also falls off a couple of times.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1301.20
    Media URN:
    43163
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/05/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:52:00 / 01:34:02:00
    Canister:
    NP 350

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