Detail

Title ID 5124Collection ID699
Title[Winter Scenes; VE Day Celebrations]
Date[ca. 1945 - 1946]
CollectionLinehan Family
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeFamily Life Wartime And Military Case Study The Home Front
KeywordsCelebrations Family Parades Play Passenger Vehicles Transport Urban Areas Winter
Location
LocalBrighton
RegionalEast Sussex Brighton & Hove
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionJohn J. Linehan
CameraJohn J. Linehan
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration00:04:35:01
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

The opening part of the film [not included in online clip] shows a double exposure sequence of the family playing together in the snow, followed by a second sequence of double exposed shots [included in clip] of a VE Day procession.

Description

The film [not included in online clip] shows a double exposure sequence of the family playing together in the snow followed by a sequence overlaid on the opening shots of a VE Day parade. [Victory in Europe Day]

[Included in online clip] The second film shows a street parade to celebrate VE day. Some scenes are shown as a double exposure which includes a decorated bus marked: “New York London Moscow” accompanied by a parade of armed forces men and women in their battalions, and a military forces band. The shot closes with a bus with a banner: “World Peace'' and "Drive via Churchill Square''.

Stills

A still from [Winter Scenes; VE Day Celebrations] (1945-1946)