Detail

Title ID 3002Collection ID417
TitleThe Adventures of Tom, Dick and Harry
Date[ca. 1955]
CollectionLondon Road School
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionFictionEducational/TrainingDocu-Drama
ThemePublic Services
KeywordsAccidents Bicycles Cars Children Roads
Location
LocalBurgess Hill
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionA.C. Barnden
CameraA.C. Barnden
WriterA.C. Barnden (Headmaster)
CastLondon Road School fourth year pupils
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration6min. 40sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

Educational film about road safety. The film is in three sections: what happened, what might have happened, and what should have happened.

Description

The first part shows three young cyclists riding without brakes, ignoring road signs, riding three abreast, etc. and a girl playing with a ball by the roadside. The second part shows the accidents that could have occurred because of their mistakes, and the third part shows correct and safe road use.

Stills

A still from 'The Adventures of Tom, Dick and Harry' (ca.1955)