Detail

Title ID 5836Collection ID828
TitleThis,That, and a Bit of The Other
Date[1966; 1969 ?]
CollectionWilf Green
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeFamily Life Urban Life
KeywordsChildren Christmas Domestic Gardens Family Animals Houses Old Age Parades Parks Passenger Vehicles Political Movements Political Demonstrations Propaganda Religious Buildings Shops Urban Areas Villages Performing Arts Dance
Location
LocalAylesford Maidstone London
RegionalKent Greater London
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionWilfred Green
CameraWilfred Green
FormatColour Silent
Duration00:32:10:03
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This edited and titled film opens with views of a Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament May Day protest march from Aylesford to London. The remainder of the film shows various scenes of family celebrations including Christmas festivities in snowy Maidstone, scenes from a wedding, and visits with friends. [Only a short clip taken from the beginning of the film is shown online].

Description

[Included in online clip] A group of CND supporters gather at an Aylesford Parish Council building with placards and proceed to march from there, through London, to Hyde Park.

[Not included in clip online] Domestic scenes of a Christmas celebration at Peel Street, Maidstone, followed by snowy exterior views of the wider area. This is followed by scenes of various visits with friends, and scenes of a wedding. Also included are scenes of (another?) Christmas dinner, a close-up of a magazine portrait (Greta Garbo?),exterior shots of houses (Trinity Court) and close-up shots taken from a television of a ballet performance.

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