• Short Summary

    Scottish Open Amateur Dancing Championship is held in Glasgow.

  • Description

    Glasgow, Scotland.

    LV. Interior of St. Andrew's Hall, Glasgow where the Scottish Open Amateur Dancing Championship takes place, couples dancing to waltz. TV. Camera pans as the couple No 34 twirls round and round near the edge of the floor. They move towards the centre of the floor. SV. Couples No 23 and 21 dancing. CU. Spectators looking on. LV. Couples dancing in spotlight. TV. Couple No 54 dance away out of the picture. TV. Couples dancing. SV. One of the judges standing on the edge of the floor making notes. TV. Couple No 2, Dennis Udell and Joyce Brampton, who were the winners of the competition, waltzing. SV. Spectators applauding. SV. Couple No 12, Jim Graham and May Buchanan are awarded their prize for being the best Scottish couple. They receive their awards, audience applauds. LV. Couples now dancing to the quickstep. A man walks across the floor and couple No 5 skid and come to a stop in order to avoid him. SV. Ladies in the crowd laughing. SV. Couples dancing to the quickstep. Couple No 12 dancing back up floor. CU. Camera pans with dancers' feet. CU. Elderly lady watching. SV. Couple No 42 dancing into close-up. TV. Couple No 8 dancing. CU. Camera pans with couple's feet during quickstep. TV. Quickstep, couples dancing. SV. Couple No 42 dance into CU. They are doing a nifty part of dancing and then dance back out to centre of floor. CU. Two girls looking. SV. Camera pans as the couples dance. SV. Judge making notes at the side of the floor. TV. Couple No 2 Dennis Udell and Joyce Brampton dancing the quickstep. They twirl around three times. TV. Crowd applauding. SV. Joyce Brampton walks up to receive cup, followed by Dennis Udell. It is presented to her and Dennis Udell is presented with his prize - he shakes hands with man. CU. Joyce Brampton smiling. Camera pans across to close up of Dennis Udell laughing.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:45:00 / 01:43:54:00

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