• Short Summary

    Quirky stuff of people eating and drinking underwater at a party in a swimming pool.

  • Description

    Kingston, Surrey.

    C/U of two girls on the edge of an indoor swimming pool. One holds a mirror for the other who is putting in earrings. C/U of the girl putting in her earrings - large party ones. The other girl then is helped into her scuba diving outfit. Several scuba divers walk down the steps of the Kingston Baths into the water. There is a little sign which reads "To the Party." Various shots of the sub aqua club partygoers climbing or jumping into the pool.

    Underwater shots of the party. One of the revellers wears a Neptune outfit. He has a silver crown and a trident. A "waitress" swims through the pool with a tray of drinks then hands them out. M/S of one of the girls eating a banana. C/U of same. C/U of another partygoer drinking from a bottle. The banana eating girl decides that her lipstick needs touching up. She takes off her mask and takes out her air line. She reapplies her lipstick.

    Various shots of the underwater eating and drinking. Quirky stuff.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    39.06
    Media URN:
    1970
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/01/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:44:00 / 01:16:12:00
    Canister:
    CP 053

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