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  • Short Summary

    Film of the famous ballet dancer Mme Vera Nemchinova as she pirouettes for the camera.

  • Description

    "A Study of Mme Vera Nemchinova, the famous Dancer."

    We are informed that Mme Nemchinova can can achieve over forty pirouettes in a prolonged "spin". Mme Nemchinova then demonstrates her pirouettes for the camera. "Muscles of steel - toes as rigid yet as flexible as a whale's backbone - these are the essentials necessary for a Ballerina - (A "slowed" view demonstrates this.)" M/S of the dancer's legs as she does her pirouettes.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 588.

    Note: flash-frame intertitles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    966.13
    Media URN:
    17495
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:00:00 / 01:33:16:00
    Canister:
    EP 245

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