Item showing self-hypnotist Rodinos during his act. Old Compton St. London.
Rodinos - self-hypnotist.
Old Compton Street, London.
M/S of Rodinos standing in a cellar bar staring into a mirror. C/U of his eyes reflected in mirror. C/U as he goes into a trance. M/S as others put him across chairs, various shots of the audience watching. M/S as one man climbs on his chest as he lies rigid across the chairs. C/U Rodinos' face. M/S as man gets off and people applaud. M/S of Rodinos, stripped to the waist, lying down on bed of nails. C/U as assistant puts handkerchief on his chest, followed by heavy rock. Various shots of people watching. M/S as the two assistants hit the rock with hammers, Rodinos doesn't move. M/S as he is brought out of the trance. M/S's as he hypnotises a chicken.