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  • Short Summary

    A performance of traditional Irish dancing by children and young women.

  • Description

    Ireland.

    Title: "Irish Dancing Display by a number of All-Ireland first prize winners, holding between them 8,450 medals".

    M/S of 8 little boys and girls performing a traditional Irish jig on a raised platform around which a crowd of adults are gathered. M/S of a line of teenage girls dancing on the platform - they do a sort of traditional tap dance. M/S of 6 little girls in short dark dresses dancing in a circle on the platform. M/S of 8 little girls in white dresses with cloaks performing a traditional dance, two women accompany them on the fiddle.

    After a few seconds of spacing, story resumes at 01:27:39 - looks like cuts / out takes. M/S of 6 teenage girls with gold embroidered dresses dancing about the stage. More shots of the little girls in white dancing. More shots of the line of girls tap dancing. More shots of the mixed sex dancing troupe.

    Note: please see also IRISH DANCING DISPLAY (version 2 of 2).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    460.10
    Media URN:
    57691
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:32:00 / 01:28:59:00
    Canister:
    G 1278

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