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[Boating; School Sports; Drusillas Park]
|Date||[ca. 1931 - 1937]||ID||10146|
This black and white and colour film shows family leisure activity, with scenes at a boating lake (Isfield), followed by shots from a school sports day, various beach and fishing outings (Beachy Head and Cowdray Park), and a trip to Drusillas Park (Alfriston).
[Horse Show; Holiday at Eastbourne]
Film of the Gowlland family in the first year of Peace after the Second World War. In this film, the family go to a Gymnkana, and go on Holiday to Eastbourne, where they play on the beachat Eastbourne, and visit Alfrison and the surrounding Sussex Downs.
Do You Know Your Sussex
This film takes the viewer on a brief tour of Sussex towns, villages and places of interest, inviting us to guess the identity of each location as it appears in the film. The answer is revealed with an inter title after each place featured. The film was made by Mr Phil Ellis, a member of the Institute of Amateur Cinematographers.
Festival Year + Summer Interlude + Lancing Old Time Dance Association
Scenes of a parade through Shoreham, a family holiday in Sussex and outings to Weymouth and Kent by the Lancing Old Time Dance Association, filmed and compiled with intertitles by Frank Kessler.
Gowlland Film 1951
This film shows the Gowlland Family at various events during the year of 1951. They visit their holiday cottage in Sussex; hold a cocktail party at home; celebrate their daughter's 14th Birthday; visit the Festival of Britain Pleasure Gardens and celebrate 'Grandpa's' 70th Birthday.
[At the Seaside; Visit to Birling Gap; Domestic Garden]
This film shows: a 6th Birthday tea party and balloon release in the garden; a continuation of the family beach outing to Shoreham-on-Sea [also on 5327]; a visit to a pet-shop in Preston Park; a visit to Drusillas Zoo Park [also on 5329]; a camping trip (?) to Birling Gap where the children play games and toboggan down a hill; ending with the children playing in a garden on a sea-saw.
[Drusillas Zoo; Father Christmas; Snow in Brighton]
This film shows: a continuation of the family outing to Drusillas Zoo Park [also on 5328]; Children's Corner playground; the family celebrating Christmas dinner and the passing out of presents by Father Christmas. There are snowy scenes of a residential Brighton street with the children playing in the snow and posing for portraits in their winter clothing.
Eastbourne: Sun trap of the South
A publicity film for the seaside resort of Eastbourne.
[London Airport; Newhaven; Bodiam; Eastbourne; Car Journey through Sussex; Devon; Model Boats at Hove; Shoreham; Penshurst Place; Autocross at Ninfield; Drusillas Zoo]
|Date||1969 - 1971||ID||4164|
Heathrow Airport traffic, The Royal Sovereign light tower under construction at Newhaven harbour, Eastbourne Seafront, a drive through the villages of East Sussex, school boys on a trip to the Bluebell Railway, Hove boating lake, a helicopter and vintage car display, and car races near Battle, filmed by Henry (Harry) Colley between 1969 and 1971.
Eastbourne: Sun trap and Showplace of the South
A seaside publicity film for the south coast resort of Eastbourne, commissioned by the Borough of Eastbourne. An update on the 1966 promotional film ~"Eastbourne; Sun trap of the South"~, the film promotes Eastbourne and its surrounding areas as a top tourist attraction and centre for entertainment.
South Downs Way
This amateur colour travelog-style documentary follows the route of the South Downs Way, accompanied by a voiceover providing historical narrative on the route and local history of the areas it passes through. Members of the public walk, horse ride and fly model aircraft on the landscape. This film was awarded the Sussex Film Festival 1978 Challenge Cup Winner and won a certificate in the 1978 SERIAC competition.
[Patcham House Special School: Football; playground; Jubilee; Outings]
A compilation of amateur films filmed by the headmaster of Patcham House Special School. Pupils and staff are seen on numerous class outings, at play at the school and competing at the 'National Spastics Games'.
[Patcham House Special School: Fete etc.]
A compilation of amateur films made by the headmaster of Patcham House Special School. The children, who have range of physical disabilities are seen at a carnival in London to mark the 50th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II, at various sports days, and on class outings to Alfriston, Eastbourne and Bodiam Castle.
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