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  • Short Summary

    Various footage of lacrosse players in training and during a match.

  • Description

    "Growing in popularity every year, and growing in speed, too, this game is drawing the most sporty of Eve's under its spell."

    Various shots of a lacrosse match. "Students, like these from Queen Alexandra's House, P.T. College, are thoroughly training for every phase of the game." Panning M/S of girls standing on the side of the pitch spectating. Girls run towards the camera practising throwing the ball to each other. "Slow-motion shows you the do's and don'ts." Slow motion footage of the girls in training.

    "Catching at speed, tackling - each stage is taken." Footage of training exercises. M/S of group of the girls sitting on a fence watching. Girls practice catching the ball. Slow motion footage of one of the girls jumping and catching the balls. Tackling techniques are shown too, in slow motion and real speed. "The goalie, too, has her tense moments." Shot from behind the goalie as she saves some shots. "Eve's fastest game on grass." Shot of a game - the girls wear gymslips.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 548.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    950.20
    Media URN:
    16869
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/12/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:48:00 / 01:46:00:00
    Canister:
    EP 227

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