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[Here and There: Speed Crazy, Old Sussex, New Sussex]
|Date||[ca. 1930s]; [1952?]; [ca. early 1990s]||ID||2185|
A compilation of films beginning with a 1930s(?) Pathéscope production which features a motor vehicle journey through central London and a train journey from London to Brighton, filmed by the BBC in the early 1950s(?). The middle and end of the film feature places of interest in Sussex, again during the 1930s(?) and a coach holiday to Worthing in the early 1990s(?).
[Holiday Bungalow at Pevensey Bay and at Home in Kenton]
A home movie featuring the Grant family, friends and neighbours. The film mainly includes scenes from the family holiday bungalow at Beachlands, Pevensey where family members are seen relaxing in the garden and also playing on the beach.
[Cabaret, Woodbridge near Ipswich; Beachlands]
|Date||[1938 - 1939?]||ID||513|
A home movie featuring the Grant family, friends and neighbours. Shots of family and friends on holiday at Pevensey and at home in Kenton. The family take a ride on a fishing boat in Pevensey Bay and spend time on the beach. The film also includes shots of an outdoor clown performance, possibly organised by J. Lyons and Co.
[Kenton Home; Sports at School; Pevensey Play Acting]
A compilation of home movie material which includes footage of a school Sports Day with prize giving events, young children playing in a garden, and a teenage boy leaving home for boarding school.
[Stanmer Park; Pevensey Castle; Birthday Party]
This film shows the Linehan family on a picnic in Stanmer Park, attending a Christening, visiting Pevensey Castle and Beachy Head with views of Beach Heady Lighthouse; and two children eating ice cream sandwiches sat on the grass. The final film shows the family celebrating a child's birthday with tea party in the garden at home. The table is laden with plates of food and a large home-made birthday cake.
Down to Sussex
A British Transport Film looking at the history and landscape of the Sussex countryside.
Scenes filmed at the Compleat Angler Fishing Club of Eastbourne Billet Bowl at Waller's Haven with sarcastic commentary, filmed by Eddie Morris in 1965.
Eastbourne: Sun trap of the South
A publicity film for the seaside resort of Eastbourne.
South Coast Resorts
A promotional film made during the early 1970s to promote coach holidays to south coast resorts. Numerous resorts and sights of interest are featured, alongside a commentary which commends coach travel as the best way to experience the south coast of England.
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.
Sussex Coast 1979 - 80
|Date||1979 - 1980||ID||3112|
An amateur film with music and commentary which travels westwards from Rye along the Sussex coast, filming the towns, villages and beaches which populate the coastline.
Useful and Beautiful
Kerry Bosworth demonstrates the processes used at JCJ Potters in Stone Cross, East Sussex. The film, produced by amateur film-makers Harry Lederman and Alan Tutt in 2005, is narrated by the owner, Jonathan Chiswell Jones.
Jonathan Chiswell Jones, of JCJ Potters in Stone Cross, East Sussex, demonstrates the ancient art of lustreware pottery in this documentary by amateur film-makers Harry Lederman and Alan Tutt. Chiswell Jones throws, colours and glazes a christening bowl before it is decorated with the silver pigment and fired in the kiln. Produced in 2005, it won two prestigious awards at the British International Amateur Film Festival.
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