Detail

Title ID 6036Collection ID848
Title[Priory Park Carnival]
Date[ca. 1969]
CollectionNorth Downs Film Unit
Genre/TypeAmateurNon-fiction
ThemeCine Club Film-making
KeywordsAnimals Carnivals Celebrations Cars Communities Parks
Location
LocalReigate
RegionalSurrey
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionNorth Downs Cinematograph Society
CameraJoe Franks
Format16mm Colour Silent
Duration3 min. 55 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

Brief scenes of Priory Park Carnival in the late 1960s, produced by the North Downs Cinematograph Society.

Description

The camera pans across a garden and lake. A Jack Russell runs along a path. Cricket pitches, a manor house, trees and wide greens are seen in the garden. A family watches swans on the water, a cricket match is played behind. At the carnival, a marching band passes, followed by decorated trucks and cars and flanked by pedestrians. People stand on some of the vehicles, owned by local clubs and businesses.