Detail

Title ID 5337Collection ID699
Title[Father Christmas; Crematorium; Party Food; Grandparents; Public Gardens; To School]
DateDecember 1959; January 1960
CollectionLinehan Family
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionFamily Life
ThemeFamily Life Leisure
KeywordsCars Children Christmas Birthday Food Outings Old Age Clothing Uniforms Funerals Plants Play
Location
LocalBrighton Patcham
RegionalEast Sussex Brighton and Hove
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionJohn J. Linehan
CameraLinehan Family
FormatColour Silent
Duration00:04:29:13
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This film shows various family scenes that includes a visit from Father Christmas in the family car and a funeral at Downs Crematorium (?) with wreathes and flowers laid on the grass outside. The second film shows a birthday tea party with a 'Golly-Wog' style cake, a young boy making a kite in the garden, a family visit to the Victoria Gardens in Brighton, and portraits of the children in their Brighton College Prep School (?) uniform.