Title ID 4172Collection ID515
Title[Angela 21]
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionFamily Life
ThemeFamily life
KeywordsDomestic Gardens Family Gardening Youth Beachwear Summer
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionLes and Joy Parfitt
CameraLes and Joy Parfitt
FormatColour Silent
Duration5 min. 50 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


Les Parfitt films his daughter Angela sunbathing, mowing the lawn and reading in the family garden in the summer of 1967, aged 21.


Views of a blue sky and white clouds opens the film featuring Angela Hills, then aged 21, at her parents' garden on Holmbush Way in Southwick. She is seen lying on a li-lo on the grass and playing with the family cat wearing a mini dress. She is seen laughing, showing her engagement ring to the camera. She holds "The Widow Hack" by Robert Sandish up to her face. An intertitle reads "Our Sexy Bomb". She mows the garden in a jumper, bikini and hair net. She brings out a drink from the kitchen and lies in the garden wearing a bikini. In further footage of Angela sunbathing, she wears a red striped bikiniand reads "Only a Short Walk". Joy Pafitt is seen drinking tea with her daughter in the garden. The family dog is also seen.