• Short Summary

    Germans show off their love of Hula Hooping - work takes second place.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Hoops Are Craze On Continent".

    Hamburg, Germany.

    SV Workman watched by his mates trying to spin the hoop without great deal of success.

    CU Roof top, pan to show two chimney sweeps swinging the hoops, one standing on the chimney and the other on roof.

    SV Children spinning the hoop.

    CU Notice on sliding window, boss pulls back the window to show secretary spinning hoop, she slowly comes down to knees to take something from man through the window.

    CU Girl opening door of dentist's waiting room, inside there is a girl holding her jaw spinning the hoop, girl who enters takes hoop from rack.

    CU Ballet shoe spinning round on chair, pan to show four young girls spinning the hoop, they grab their hoops, turn away from camera and trot away towards the staircase.

    CU Girls going upstairs and through a window can be seen a silhouette of someone spinning the hoop.

    CU Water running into a bowl which is overflowing and the water is running onto the floor, pan to show housewife trying to spin hoop without much success, while water continues to overflow.

    CU Desk, shows a large man in shirts sleeves trying to spin the hoop.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:14:00 / 01:43:25:00

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