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  • Short Summary

    A women's polo match is filmed - some of the match seen in slow motion.

  • Description

    "Another one of Adam's games added to Eve's list - Polo - " M/S of a woman waving a polo hat to and fro. She wears jodhpurs and riding boots and smiles broadly at the camera. L/S of women on horseback dressed in polo gear. Various shots of a game in progress.

    "Turn the Slow Camera on and all movement receives added grace." Slow motion footage of the match. A cameraman or photographer has to run to get out of the way as the horses approach the goal. Various shots of the game. "The faster our camera - the slower the chase. (apparently)" Slow motion footage of the ball passing the camera followed by the polo players. The girls ride towards the camera.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 608.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    972.16
    Media URN:
    17569
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/01/1933
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:53:00 / 01:49:51:00
    Canister:
    EP 254

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