• Short Summary

    Six year old diver Tony Summers shows off his skills, Chiswick, London.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "THE DIVER ! - Filmed at Chiswick, London."

    Intertitle reads: "Meet Tony Summers just six years old and not a bit frightened of water - when it's in a swimming bath."

    L/S's of Tony Summers in swimming costume and hat talking to his father. L/S of his father holding up Tony and throwing him into the swimming pool. Various more shots of Tony diving into the pool from different angles.

    Intertitle reads: "Tony can pick up objects from the bottom of the 7 ft end."

    High angle shot of Tony diving into the pool and picking up two objects from the bottom.

    Intertitle reads: "But, here's his real super stunt - for a six-year-old. The high dive !"

    L/S of the boy on top of the high diving board, he pauses for a while before diving.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1018.11
    Media URN:
    36804
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/10/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:52:00 / 01:28:50:00
    Canister:
    PT 028

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