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  • Short Summary

    Water-walking boots are demonstrated by Mr Frodsham and a lady friend.

  • Description

    "Ambling down the river one day, we found the latest in water-walking boots."

    M/S of a man with strange canoe like contraptions attached to his feet walks on water. He holds a long oar for balance. "Like to try them?" said Mr Frodsham to our lady friend." C/U of Mr Frodsham showing a woman in swimwear his invention. She nods her head and laughs. High angle shot of the girl putting on the strange boots. C/U of her legs inside the boots.

    "- and into the great unknown strode she..." L/S of the woman "walking" on the water. Various shots of her moving through the water. She then takes off the boots, dives into the water and swims off.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 482.

    Note: flash-frame intertitles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    922.04
    Media URN:
    16500
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/08/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:27:00 / 01:05:53:00
    Canister:
    EP 194

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