Detail

Title ID 12858Collection ID1632
Title[Film crew and railway carriage; Friends at country house and visit to Beachy Head]
Date1933-1934
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent Artist/Film-makerNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeSeaside
KeywordsAnimals Seaside Resorts
Location
LocalBeachy Head Eastbourne
RegionalEast Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
Productionunknown
Format16mm Black & White Silent
Duration00:04:12
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details.

Summary

A compilation showing a wedding, filming a professional crew filming a train scene at night, friends larking around at a big country house in the garden playing with a small Bull dog, a visit to a park and subsequent visit to the cliffs at Beachy Head over looking the lighthouse.

Description

This black and white compilation includes scenes of a bride and groom at a wedding, filming a professional film crew filming a scene on a train at night, followed by domestic scenes of a group of friends visiting a large country house and gardens, a day trip to the South Coast to Beachy Head, with shots of Beachy Head lighthouse and cliff edge. A man and woman are shown sat together, close to the edge of a cliff at Beachy Head with a pet Bull dog.

Stills

A black and white still image taken from TID 12858, showing a group of adults and children gathered together for a wedding photograph. Several generations of the family have gathered for the occasion outdoors in front of a brick wall.
A black and white still image taken from TID 12858, showing a woman dressed in a long woollen coat sitting on a chair in a garden, accompanied by her pet Boxer dog who is perched on the seat of another chair. The woman has a neutral expression on her face and the dog is looking off camera right.
A black and white still image taken from TID 12858, showing a cliff top view of Beachy Head Lighthouse at sea, close to the cliffs at Beachy Head near Eastbourne. The lighthouse bears its distinctive stripes.