Detail

Title ID 6134Collection ID714
Title[Piano Lessons]
DateMarch 1943
CollectionNewman Family
Genre/TypeAmateurNon-fiction
ThemeFamily life
KeywordsChildren Education Music
Location
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionFrancis Henry Newman
CameraFrancis Henry Newman; Alice Margaret Newman
ParticipantsMargaret Newman
FormatColour Silent
Duration2min. 6sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A short film of Margaret Newman having her piano lesson, aged 11.

Description

During the film Margaret Newman is shown in a red woolen dress playing the piano in her lesson, with a woman, possibly her mother, sat beside her. The shots combine close-ups and shots taken from further back, so that she is seen conversing with her teacher and smiling whilst playing.