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  • Short Summary

    The fencer Leon Bertrand demonstrates his technique for Evelyn Laye and Barrie Livesey.

  • Description

    Evelyn Laye and Barrie Livesey practice fencing parries. An instructor - the famous fencer Leon Bertrand - demonstrates technique. C/U of Evelyn. Evelyn and Barrie are starring in "Blue Eyes" together. We then see them on stage in costume (Bonnie Prince Charlie style outfits) in a duel. Slow motion filming used to show thrust and parry technique.

    Was originally an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 370.

    Safety print exists.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    850.01
    Media URN:
    14645
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/07/1928
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:02:28:00
    Canister:
    EP 049

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