Title ID 3572Collection ID273
Title[Film Classes at Sellaby House Adult Education Centre]
Date[ca. 1970]
CollectionGreenyer Family
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemePublic Services
KeywordsEducation Film Making Leisure Time Activities Men Women
RegionalBrighton and Hove East Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionJim Greenyer
CameraJim Greenyer
FormatColour Sound
Duration11 min. 10 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


An amateur record of activities at Sellaby House Adult Education Centre. The film focuses on those participating a the course on amateur film-making.


Exterior shots of Sellaby House Adult Education Centre are followed by staged shots of a woman at the reception desk where she signs up for a course. A tutor takes the register in one of the classrooms. The woman is next seen working alongside the students on the film-making course. With the aid of tripods and artificial lighting they film the art students who are creating works from clay. A couple of the film-making students are filmed editing their work. The students are finally filmed leaving the centre after having tea together.