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Collection John Midderigh

Summary

A collection of films by John Midderigh featuring his local area and travels abroad in the 1960s and 1970s using unusual film stock and anamorphic aspect ratio (2.66:1).

Collection ID702Reference codeWS 050317
TitleJohn Midderigh
Dates1950s - 1970s
ProductionJohn Midderigh
MaterialsFILM 16mm FILM EQUIPMENT
Access statusContact Screen Archive South East for details

Description

This collection by amateur film-maker John Midderigh include a selection of vivid travelogue style documentaries filmed on location in Africa, Italy and Yugoslavia. The films document the film-maker's travels and his local surroundings, though a 'Supermidavision' or CinemaScope Anamorphic aspect ratio (2.66:1), on Kodachrome II colour reversal stock at 16 FPS. Mr Midderigh experimented with the format and aspect ratio to best capture the beauty of the natural and built environment to the full.

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