• Short Summary

    Rock & Roll in Mayfair's Shepherd Market until police stops it.

  • Description

    London.

    LV. Group of people in Mayfair's Shepherds Market watching people Rock & Rolling. Camera pans to show the four sailors playing their instruments - they are playing 'Rock Around the Clock'. CU. Sailor playing guitar, pan down to guitar. GV. Two couples dancing to the music. CU. Couple dancing. CU. Pan down to two sailors playing guitars. CU. Two girls dancing. CU. Girl's feet as she dances. SV. Girls jiving with the sailors playing in the background. CU. One of the sailors, pan down showing him playing washboard. SCU. Old woman in crowd dancing. SV. Two girls dancing in foreground with sailors skiffle band playing in background. LV. People looking down from windows. SV. Policeman walking in crowd to break it up. LV. Skiffle group in doorway and policeman walking to speak to them. CU. Policeman speaking and pointing to them telling them not to play in street.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Title Scene B)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    631.32
    Media URN:
    32541
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/02/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:08:00 / 01:37:54:00
    Canister:
    57/11

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