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It Takes a Woman
George cleans the wrong car, misses the football match, and gets accused of being "behind the times" by his wife Mavis. The storyline portrays George as hapless and downtrodden, and Mavis as a 'nagging' wife in this film produced in 1983 by Woking Cine Club.
|Date||26-27 August 1984; 1984||ID||5908|
This film shows a series of visits to notable landmarks and historic buildings in the home counties including Uffington castle and the 'Horse and Vintage Vehicle Show', Oxfordshire; The Mill at Sonning; Church of the Holy Sepulchre (Northampton); Tower Bridge and Pool of London at St Katharine's Dock; Windsor Great Park with Leptis Magna monuments and Memorials, Berkshire; and the Charles Dickens Centre and Chalet in Rochester.
A car is passed between drivers as a couple eat a three course meal at a restaurant. The car finds its way back to where they left it, but they are shocked at what they find in the back seat. A fiction film produced by Albany Cine Club in 1984.
[Patcham Middle School Outings]
Scenes filmed at Patcham Middle School Sports Day by Michael Gillings, and by Neville Gillings of his friends on an outing to a farm with his father's camera, in around 1984.
[Bicycle Stunts; Children's Film Unit: Top of the Wallies?; Veteran Car Run]
Neville Gillings and the Children's Film Unit perform on 'Top of the Wallies' in a Patcham garden. Michael Gillings, the camera's owner, records the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run as it passes through Patcham in 1984.
This amateur colour comedy film with animated title, tells the story of a woman whose car has broken down on the side of the road, where several passers-by stop to assist and chaos ensues. The film has opening and closing titles with dubbed sound and sound effects throughout. This film was submitted by the society for the Albany film competition in 1986.
Where There’s A Will
A drama in which a son's plot to get his hands on his father's money is foiled. The old man wises up, leaving his money to a young nurse instead. An Albany Cine Club production, filmed in Southwick by members in 1986. [This film has been made mute for online use].
[Old Crocks' Race]
Michael Gillings films the Veteran Car Run to Brighton as participants pass by the Black Lion Pub in Patcham in their open top 'Old Crocks' in 1987. Most wear warm clothes and waterproof coats, waving from their motorcars, while driving alongside modern vehicles.
The Bully and the Bookworm
A bullied man challenges his tormentor to a duel, on his own terms. A fiction film produced by Albany Cine Club members in 1990.
This amateur colour drama sees a couple move into a new house on a residential street. The new resident and his neighbour are both pipe smokers. Every time the new resident sees his neighbour, the neighbour asks for pipe tobacco. Now very fed up with his neighbour the man swaps his tobacco for ground up horse manure and gives it to his neighbour. The film has illustrated opening and closing titles with credits. The soundtrack has been removed from the opening and closing titles/ credits on this film for copyright reasons.
[Amberley Working Museum] [Cinemascope]
This Cinemascope film shows highlights of a 'Santa's Fun Day' event filmed at Amberley Museum during this special event day at Christmas, followed by scenes from a motorcycle and car rally, steam vehicle rally and later highlights of shots of the equipment in the Wireless and Communications Open day and an interview with the Museum's director, who explains several of the Electricity exhibits.
[Steam Show; Clapham; Rottingdean [CinemaScope]]
Scenes from a Steam and Vintage Transport show, that includes a variety of heavy steam traction engines leading miniature engines into a show arena. The second part of the film [not included in online clip] shows a trio of women dancing on a small platform stage, two vintage Austin model cars driving around the show arena, a still shot of Clapham Common, and views of the coastline at Ovingdean and Rottingdean.
See You in Your Dreams
Amateur colour drama about a man who gains the ability to predict the future but cannot use it for his own benefit. This film has full opening and closing titles with credits. Winner of the Sussex Film Festival Drama Trophy 1997.
This surreal dark amateur drama follows the story of a girl that falls asleep and wakes to to find her 'twin' from a parallel universe is in her house. Both girls go shopping and discover that the alternative universe is very different. This film has full titles with opening credits and several green screen /Chromakey sequences throughout.
[Amberley: Motorcycles and Cars; Brockham]
Edited scenes compiled for a documentary on the workings of Amberley Museum by amateur film-maker B. C. Suter. Shots are either mute or with sync sound, and show a display of vintage motorcycles and cars on a courtyard, Morris dancers perform in hats of flowers and the museum's narrow gauge engines takes passengers along the narrow gauge railway line.
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