• Short Summary

    Good footage of Rock 'n' Roll dance competition

  • Description

    This is real Rock 'n'Roll. London.

    L/S of dancers performing. M/S couple no 13 Maurice King and Pat Storer of Leicester dancing. Maurice picks Pat up she wraps her legs round him he bends forward so that Pat can touch the floor then throws her off. Several more good shots of couples dancing.

    M/S William Oakes and Thelma Johnson balanced in a very precarious position William Swings Thelma back onto her feet and then throws her over his shoulder and they continue dancing. M/S William and Thelma leaping towards camera after being declared the winners and bowing all round C/U Thelma a pan to William. The cup is presented to the couple.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1724.25
    Media URN:
    53554
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/05/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:44:00 / 01:39:12:00
    Canister:
    61/42

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