• Short Summary

    Corina Rottschafer of Holland becomes Miss World 1959.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Now she's Miss World".

    London.

    Miss World Beauty Contest. L/S contestants from various countries parading swimsuits. G/V audience watching. Panning shot Miss United Kingdom parading. C/U Miss Peru parading before the judges. M/S panel of judges including actress Jill Ireland and Godfrey Winn. Panning shot Miss Holland parading. C/U man in audience. Zoom shot, pan on Miss Israel. Press photographers. C/U Miss USA parading. G/V audience looking on. G/V competitors on revolving stand just before the winner is announced. M/S panel of judges. Panning shot Miss Holland declared the winner. C/U Lady and man looking on. Zoom shot as Miss Holland sits on throne wearing crown. C/U Miss World 1959, Corina Rottschafer.

    Miss Peru is Maria Elena Rossel, Miss Israel is Ziva Shomrat, Miss UK is Anne Thewell, Miss America is Loretta Powell.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1599.29
    Media URN:
    50991
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/11/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:49:00 / 01:40:51:00
    Canister:
    59/91

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