• Short Summary

    World Surfing Championship won by American Joe Cabell in Hawaii.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Hawaii. Surf Riders' World Title".

    Makaha, Hawaii. World Surfing Championship won by American Joe Cabell.

    GV Makaha beach Hawaii. Nearer shot. ditto. Pan to crowds on the beach.

    SV Men sun bathing. SV Girls sun bathing. CU Girl wearing very brief bikini.

    SV Robert "Gnat" Young and "Midget" Farrelly. CU Young on the left and Farrelly on the right.

    GV Tents on the beach. LV ditto. LV Old car on the beach with surf boards on it. GV People walking along the beach carrying surf boards. LV Crowd. LV Spectator who has climbed up scaffolding to watch. CU Girl with Cine Camera. CU Man looking through binoculars.

    GV As surfer comes in he is swamped by giant wave. LV As another surfer comes in. He manages to stay upright. LV Two surfers coming in. GV As surfer goes into the "Mixing bowl". and lays on his board as he is swamped by giant wave. LV Pan. Another surfer comes in. GV Another surfer comes in. He is swamped by giant wave and his board is thrown into the air. GV Another competitor is swamped by a wave, and his board is thrown into the air as well. GV Two surfers coming in together. As they are caught by wave they lay on their boards and ride it out until they can stand again. GV Pan another surfer comes in. GV Surfer coming through the "mixing bowl". He is caught by gigantic wave but he lays on his board and manages to go out of it all right and stand up. LV Pan another surfer coming in very fast. LV Two surfers coming in together. GV As a surfer is swamped in the "Mixing Bowl".


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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:
    01:19:24:00 / 01:22:06:00

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