Title ID 5473Collection ID713
TitleThe Date
CollectionHaywards Heath Cine Society pt2
Genre/TypeAmateurCine/Video clubFictionSuspense
ThemeCine Club Film-Making Working Life
KeywordsBuildings Cars Companies Interiors Men Urban Areas Women
LocalHaywards Heath
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionHaywards Heath Cine & Video Society
CameraFri Ricketts
DirectorLeslie Rodgers
ProducerHaywards Heath Cine & Video Society
EditorFri Ricketts
WriterLeslie Rodgers
FormatColour Sound
Duration9 minutes
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


This amateur colour suspense film tells the story of a man who receives a letter in the post blackmailing him for money. The man's secretary intercepts the letter and makes a drop off using false cash to lure the blackmailer to the location without her bosses knowledge. This film was entered into the Albany Film Festival and was awarded the Three Star award in the Ten Best Movie Maker Competition in 1969.


A still from The Date (1968)