Video recording of television programme Tempo [series/slot]: 'Choreography the Art of Norman Morrice' [episode]. Recorded at unidentified venue in 1962. Broadcast on ITV on 16 December 1962.

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      GB 2228 RDC/P/01/01/0003
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      1 VHS [External professional recording of commercial broadcast?]. VHS Digitised with digital access file available: No

Scope and Content

Date refers to date of television transmission. Period refers to year of production. Professionally filmed. Documentary about Norman Morrice and his dance work. 00:00:00 - 00:17:18 On screen credit at start of recording "UGC UK Film Library, Pinewood Studios" and further start credits. Programme introduced by Leonard McQuire with on screen participants Peter Brinson and Norman Morrice. Morrice discusses his works including 'Two Brothers', 'Conflicts' and 'Hazana'. He teaches the movements of 'Hazana' to two Ballet Rambert dancers, John Chesworth and Gillian Martlew. 00:19:19 - 00:20:30 studio performance of 'Hazana' by dancers John Chesworth and Gillian Martlew. 00:20:31 to end , conclusion by Norman Morrice and Leonard McQuire followed by rolling end credits. For more information see British Film Institute website <>.

Condition note: Picure blurred. Poor contrast.

VHS duration section: 00:00:00 - 00:22:34

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