Detail

Title ID 443Collection ID575
TitleEastbourne: Sun trap of the South
Date[1966]
CollectionBorough of Eastbourne
Genre/TypeProfessionalInstitutionalIndependent Artist/Film-makerNon-fictionPromotional/Publicity
ThemeSeaside
KeywordsBeaches Holidays Leisure Time Activities Parks Recreational Facilities Seaside Resorts Sport Tourism
Location
LocalEastbourne Alfriston Lullington Sheffield Park Uckfield Wilmington Pevensey
RegionalEast Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionRay O’Brien Film Productions
CameraDavid L. Taylor
DirectorRay O’Brien
ProducerRay O’Brien Film Productions; A Derek Roe Associates Film
Commissioning bodyEastbourne Publicity Department
NarratorDavid Hamilton
Format16mm Colour Sound
Duration15 min.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A publicity film for the seaside resort of Eastbourne.

Description

The film shows various attractions in Eastbourne including the beach, hotels, parks, sports, and other sights around the town. The film also shows other locations around East Sussex including Alfriston, the ‘Long Man of Wilmington’, ‘Rudyard Kipling’s House’, Sheffield Park Gardens (Uckfield), the Bluebell Railway and Pevensey Castle.

Stills

A still from 'Eastbourne Sun trap of the South' (1966) showing the seafront