• Short Summary

    Stunt diver Ricky Dare dives from high platform into shallow tank.

  • Description

    American stunt diver Ricky Dare in Chalfont St. Peter, Buckinghamshire.

    M/S Ricky jumping off platform. He does two somersaults on the trampoline. Low angled shot from underneath the trampoline of Ricky jumping up and down. He does another somersault and he jumps off onto ground.

    He runs round towards the base off the high platform he is to dive from. Ricky climbs up ladder to platform. M/S group of children looking up. M/S three children looking up. C/U small boy looking up. L/S Ricky at top, he raises his arms and prepares to dive into shallow tank. L/S, from top of platform of Ricky diving. M/S man climbing out of tank, he waves to the crowd and runs back. Dissolve to diver.

    Note: letter from "Roy Fransen for Aquatic Entertainments" on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1335.19
    Media URN:
    44086
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:15:00 / 01:32:19:00
    Canister:
    NP 515

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