|Title ID||1117||Collection ID||46|
|Title||Kidnapped. Black Feet Indians|
|Keywords||Beaches Children Food Law Enforcement Youth|
|Format||Black & White Silent|
|Duration||9 min 5 sec.|
|Copyright & Access||Copyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details|
Young people produce and star in two amateur fiction films Kidnapped and Black Feet Indians. Both films are titled - the first also contains intertitles.
Kidnapped Filmed by John Barnes: Two boys kidnap a young girl as she sleeps in her bed and hold her to ransom. The girl's father is slow to respond to the kidnappers' demands - they carry out their threats to kill the girl. The kidnappers shoot dead two other men before they are caught and hanged. The duration of this film is 7 minutes 30 seconds.
Black Feet Indians Filmed by William Barnes: A film lasting 1 minute which features a gunfight between cowboys and Indians - all of the characters are played by children. The film is followed by an animated amateur intertitle advertising sweets and cigarettes.