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Title: 4 AND 20 FIT GIRLS

Reference number: 0699

Date: 1940

Director: d. Mary Field

Production company: GB Instructional

Sound: sound

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 11.00 mins

Description: Women exercising during a keep-fit class.

Credits: comm. E V H Emmett
ph. George Pocknall
recording A F Birch
m. Mary Chapman
Made with the co-operation of the British Film Institute.
Recorded on British Acoustic Film

Shotlist: Credits (.40); Preparations are made before keep-fit class begins (1.16); The woman and girls complete the exercise programme - limbering up, feet exercises, chest and back exercises, balance, arm exercises, exercises for the whole body, waist exercises, relaxing, skipping, medicine ball exercises, bean-bag exercises, and dancing (10.39); The lesson over, the women take a shower before going home (11.00); ecs (11.04)