“Girl Water Diviner” – original 1954 reel from British Pathe


Catherine Bent is a female water diviner whose body is highly sensitive to nature and physical elements. She identifies spots where water and underground streams can be tapped into, using a bizarre zombie-like walk which throws her body around so violently that “sometimes she falls flat on her face”.

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