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Dances - Old and New

Series

Series Name
World Pictorial News

Issue

Issue No.
230
Date Released
1 Oct 1945
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1News from England
  2. 2Harvest Time
  3. 3Dances - Old and New

Story

Story No. within this Issue
3 / 3
Summary
A valley in Burma - once the scene of a vicious attack: aeroplanes drop supplies. Ground crews, etc. watch a display of traditional dances by dancers of the Maharajah of Manipur. Melbourne, Australia: a "jitterbug" championship
Keywords
Music and dance; Aviation; Competitions; Military
Credits:
Commentator
Patrick O’Malley

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Film Archive

Name
Imperial War Museum Film and Video Archive
Email
film@iwm.org.uk
Web
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Address
Lambeth Road
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Notes
The IWM also preserves the original nitrate film copies for the World War II period of British Paramount News, Gaumont British News and Universal News.
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