Detail

Title ID 10148Collection ID1171
Title[Wedding]
Date1934
CollectionBurfield
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionCelebration
ThemeFamily Life Transport
KeywordsWeddings Family Ceremonies Play Religious Buildings
Location
LocalSeaford
RegionalEast Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionCharles Bernard Henning
CameraCharles Bernard Henning
Format16mm Black & White Silent
Duration00:01:57:00
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A wedding film, with joyous family portraits. The guests are seen laughing and fooling around for the camera, with short sequences at the church and reception.

Description

The film begins with a portraits of the father of the bride with bridesmaids, followed by the bride with her mother and father. Next the bride and groom are shown leaving the church; the crowd throws confetti as the couple get into their car, followed by the wedding party. This is followed by a sequence of close-up shots of individual guests laughing, group portraits of the wedding party, and the bride and groom walking towards the camera arm in arm; cutting away to a smashed window at the reception, and a women sticking her tongue out to the camera. The final shot is of the bride and groom, in their going away clothes, getting out of a car.

Stills

A still from [Wedding] (1934)