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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of people sailing for pleasure on the Norfolk Broads.

  • Description

    "A sail, a sail - my Kingdom for a sail - " (Not the two-and-eleven-three variety, most frequently in Eve's mind)." M/S of several boats being prepared for a trip on the Norfolk Broads. M/S of sailboats passing the camera. Montage of shots of people boating on the Broads linked with dissolves.

    "Other sports - other dress", says Eve today." Woman wearing knickerbockers, shirt and dark hat pushes a boat off from a small jetty. She jumps on. M/S of the woman unfurling a sail. "Only river craft, but Eve today is learning from Adam the craft of the river craft - " Various shots of yachts on the water and of boats moored. M/S of the woman seen earlier standing on the end of her boat. She laughs.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 617.

    Note: although not stated in the intertitles, paper records suggest that this was shot on the Norfolk Broads.

    Safety print exists.

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    Film ID:
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    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:04:00 / 01:08:55:00
    EP 258

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