• Short Summary

    People have fun at the Olympic swimming pool in Adelaide, Australia.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Pathetone Lightens The "Blackout" With - OH, ADELAIDE!"

    Adelaide, South Australia.

    Various shots of people enjoying themselves at the £32,000 Olympic swimming pool at Adelaide. People dive into the pool from the diving board; one person leaps back onto the board in reverse footage. Several shots of people swimming about underwater, seen through the observation panels of the pool. One man blows bubbles and looks as if he is struggling for breath.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1202.08
    Media URN:
    15556
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/05/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:04:00 / 01:13:53:00
    Canister:
    PT 528

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