Detail

Title ID 1099Collection ID610
TitleOur Daily Bread
Date[ca. mid 1930s]
CollectionSpot Botting
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
KeywordsAnimals Farming Labour Landscape Rural Areas Workers
Location
LocalEgerton
RegionalKent
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionErnest A. "Spot" Botting
CameraErnest A. "Spot" Botting
DirectorErnest A. "Spot" Botting
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration12 min. 20 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

An amateur film with intertitles which chronicles the agricultural year, from ploughing to the sewing seeds, and finally to the harvesting the crops. The film offers a good portrait of farming in Kent in the years preceding mechanization.

Stills

A still from 'Our Daily Bread' (ca.1930s)