• Short Summary

    World's ballroom dancing championship at Albert Hall, London.

  • Description

    Albert Hall, London.

    Various shots of the couple dancing Viennese waltz during the world ballroom dancing championship at Albert Hall, London. Camera pans with a Japanese couple as they dance. Audience applauding. Several shots of the dancers dancing Cha-Cha. Reigning champions Bill and Bobbie Irvine dancing - very elegant. More shots of the contestants dancing. Close up shot of one of the judges looking on. Several shots of the dancers during Quick Step. Audience applauding. Walter Laird and Lorraine Reynolds, winners of the Latin American Professional Competition, receiving trophy. Mr Ernest Marples, Minster of Transport, presents them with trophy. Audience applauding. Bill and Bobby Irvine receiving the trophy for the Professional Modern Section, also from Mr Marples.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1760.17
    Media URN:
    54468
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/05/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:01:00 / 01:44:33:00
    Canister:
    63/38

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