Title ID 10780Collection ID1473
TitleMovies and Memories: Community Events [archive footage with music]
Date11 June 2013
CollectionMovies and Memories West Sussex - Project films
Genre/TypeProfessionalScreen Archive South EastNon-fictionCommemoration
KeywordsCarnivals Celebrations Commemorative Events Communities Fetes Pageants Parades
LocalChichester Bognor Regis Littlehampton Shoreham-by-Sea
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionScreen Archive South East
Funding bodyHeritage Lottery Fund
FormatColour Sound
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


A compilation of archive films from the Screen Archive South East collection and set to music composed for the archive. This compilation based on the theme of 'Community Events' features films from across West Sussex.


This compilation features images of various local events and comprises clips from three films held in Screen Archive South East collection. The compilation includes:

Dufaycolor film of a street parade for the 1935 Silver Jubilee in Chichester including themed floats 3161 - Silver Jubilee 1935 - The Chichester Cine Club Collection

Early colour film of the floats and parade in 1930s Bognor Regis 3166 - Regis Review [1] (1936-37) - Bognor Regis Film Society

1960s colour film of the street pageant and carnival queen in Littlehampton 4429 - Littehampton & Rustington (1961)

A 'bathing belle' beauty competition with the contestants in swimwear in Bognor Regis on early colour film 3165 - Local News Film (1936-37) - Bognor Regis Film Society

The crowning of the beauty queen 'Miss Round Table' at the town fete in Shoreham 3411 - Shoreham Peeps (1962) - Shoreham Cine and Miniature Camera Club

A marching brass band and 'sack race' at the same fete, finishing with a fancy dress competition 3411 - Shoreham Peeps (1962) - Shoreham Cine and Miniature Camera Club


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