• Short Summary

    Latest shoe fashions on display at Washington Hotel, London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - What's afoot?

    Shoe fashions displayed at Washington Hotel, London.

    C/U feet walking along the pavement. Low angle shot of pigeons in Trafalgar Square. C/U girl holding pigeons. C/U showing girl's shoes turned inwards in pigeon-toed way. Various shots man wearing cowboy boots looking in shop window. C/U of his boots. Various shots as two beatniks look in shop window. C/U showing Roman type sandals worn by the beatniks. C/U Beatnik in pudding basin hat. M/S interior of show shop. M/S girl sitting across giraffe showing off shoes, C/U of her pointed black shoe. C/U man's fancy shoe called the Pollard ('High in the Neck'). C/U woman displaying black pointed shoe. Various shots of another woman displaying the white boots called 'Gamba' with pom poms. Pan down another woman wearing black boots. Various shots large crown decorated with shoes. C/U gold pointed shoe at the base of the crown. C/U hands holding white shoes with flower accessories called 'Shiaparelle'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1720.17
    Media URN:
    53415
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/10/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:38:00 / 01:26:51:00
    Canister:
    60/81

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