• Short Summary

    Young men from Springfield College keeping fit and pose in tableaux, covered in bronze paint.

  • Description

    Part of DUBLIN REEL.

    Title reads: "Physical Education".

    Springfield College, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of young men in track suits doing keep fit exercises. Various shots of men vaulting over gym horse. They are outside and the ground is covered in snow.

    Interior, on a black stage set. Various shots of young men covered in bronze metallic paint. They freeze in various tableaux. The tableau poses are supposed to represent football, fencing wrestling, boxing and "modern gladiators". Artiness of tableaux contrasts with the 'jocks working out' atmosphere of first part of item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1067.09
    Media URN:
    37727
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/01/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:06:00 / 01:10:04:00
    Canister:
    41/4

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