• Short Summary

    The Katherine Dunham company perform a West Indian Ballet at the Cambridge Theatre.

  • Description

    Katherine Dunham and company performs West Indian Creole music in form of ballet, at the Cambridge Theatre, London.

    C/U Hammers tapping on drums. M/S Drummer. L/S Conga. C/U Girl dancer wearing striped hat. M/S Girls dancing, drummer in foreground. C/U Drums stopping. C/U Katherine Dunham taking off coat. M/S Katherine Dunham dancing. C/U Drums. (2 shots) C/U Dancer. M/S Drummers (2 shots), C/U Drums. C/U Drummer. C/U Katherine Dunham taking hat off and dancing. C/U Male dancer shaking.

    C/U Katherine Dunham dancing into villain's arms. C/U Another dancing. M/S Drums beating. M/S Katherine Dunham in villain's arms another dancer pulls them apart. M/S Pulling dancer apart. C/U Katherine Dunham on floor. M/S Two dancers preparing to fight. C/U Drums beating. M/S Two dancers fighting (2 cut-in shots Katherine Dunham). villain is killed.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1291.19
    Media URN:
    34599
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/04/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:06:00 / 01:31:22:00
    Canister:
    NP 398

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