Detail

Title ID 8171Collection ID1093
Title[Beach Cabin]
Date[ca. 1920s ?]
CollectionBognor Regis Film Society / Guermonprez
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionAlbum/Journal
ThemeLeisure Seaside
KeywordsBeaches Clothing Seaside Resorts Swimming Women
Location
LocalBognor Regis
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionBognor Regis Film Society
CameraHarry Guermonprez (?)
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration1 min. 17 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This film features shots of a woman wearing trousers emerging from a beach cabin at Bognor Regis, smoking a cigarette and then walking along the beach. She's then seen in shorts. She paddles in the water.

Description

This film shows a woman, smoking a cigarette and wearing high-waisted trousers walking down the steps of a beach cabin, onto a shingle beach. The woman walks along the beach past a row of beach cabins [in the background].

The woman emerges from the beach cabin a second time in a bathing costume resembling a top with an asymmetrical design and shorts with a belted waist. She paddles in the water and then sits on a sea groin.

Stills

A still from [Beach Cabin] (1920s)