Detail

Title ID 10156Collection ID1171
Title[Wedding; Play; Hike; Farm]
Date1939 -1940
CollectionBurfield
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionFamily Life
ThemeFamily Life Rural Life
KeywordsChildren Family Domestic Gardens Beaches Farming Religious Activities Play Bicycles
Location
LocalBishopstone
RegionalEast Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionCharles Bernard Henning
CameraCharles Bernard Henning
Format16mm Colour Silent
Duration00:03:55:00
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A film in three parts, which includes a family wedding, children at play, a family hike on the South Downs and through farmland.

Description

The first part of this film shows a family wedding at Bishopstone: opening with the bride and and her mother and father in the garden; shots of the wedding party arriving including bridesmaids and groomsmen; ending with the bride arriving with her father. This is followed by various scenes of children at play, digging a plot in the garden, playing with a toy wheelbarrow and riding bicycles. This is followed by shots of a rough, stormy sea. The film then shows scenes of the family walking in the South Downs, stopping for group portraits and running down a hill. A farmer is shown walking with a cart pulled by two horses, and the family walk through farmland and away from the camera down a rural road.

Stills

A still from [Wedding; Play; Hike; Farm] (1939-1940)A still from [Wedding; Play; Hike; Farm] (1939-1940)