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  • Short Summary

    Santos Casani & Jose Lennard demonstrate the Skaters' Waltz - the Charleston Babies join in.

  • Description

    The Skaters' Waltz is demonstrated by Santos Casani and Jose Lennard, the famous teachers of ballroom dancing.

    "The Skaters' Waltz is likely to revive old-time memories and melodies, for it is danced to the old-fashioned waltz time", said Santos Casani." L/S of four couples dancing in a parlour setting - probably the Pathe Studio. Steps are described in intertitles then demonstrated by Santos and Jose. We see their feet in C/U as they dance. The male steps are shown in detail. Alberto and Sylvia - the "Charleston Babies" are seen dancing the Skaters' Waltz along with other couples.

    End title reads: "Send Post Card tonight to:- Editor, Eve's Film Review, 103 Wardour Street, London W1. For free printed details of these latest dance steps. Service with the Cinema."

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 452.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    916.01
    Media URN:
    15420
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/01/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:05:31:00
    Canister:
    EP 181

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