1960s Fashion: 'Topless Look' Controversy

Title:
1960s Fashion: 'Topless Look' Controversy
NFSA ID:
21206
Year:
1964
Courtesy:
Cinesound Movietone Productions
Category:
Access fees

This short newsreel clip from 1964 looks at controversial 'topless' women's swimwear. It notes the changes in women's swimsuits since the 1920s.

The clip ends with new designs in evening wear: for gowns too, 'the frontless look is tops'.