Detail

Title ID 3681Collection ID52
Title[“Best wishes” from the Colgate family]
DateOctober 1960 - November 1960
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionFamily Life
KeywordsChildren Everyday Life Family Houses Sport Villages
Location
LocalHenfield
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionRobin Funnell
CameraRobin Funnell
FormatColour Silent
Duration4 min. 35 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This film records scenes of Mr Colgate's family at their house in Blackgate Lane, Henfield.

Description

This film was made by a friend of the Colgate family to be sent out to to Mr Colgate who was working as a teacher in the Falkland Islands at the time. The family, including two sisters and his parents wave to the camera outside the house, a group of boys (including two of the Colgate brothers) play football on the common. Closing shots show two small children - a boy and a girl - emerging from the house, followed by a young woman drinking a cup of tea.