Title ID 5475Collection ID713
TitleHow to Give Up Smoking
Date[ca. 1960s]
CollectionHaywards Heath Cine Society pt2
Genre/TypeAmateurCine/Video clubFictionSpoof
ThemeCine Club Film-Making
KeywordsService Industries Health Services
LocalHaywards Heath
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionHaywards Heath Cine & Video Society
CameraPierre Tester
DirectorPierre Tester
ProducerHaywards Heath Cine & Video Society
FormatColour Sound
Duration2 minutes.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


This amateur spoof public health colour film opens with a series of intertitles showing a list of spoof contributors and production support credits followed by a one shot sequence of a woman refusing the offer of a cigarette by a man. The film has opening and closing titles with production credits. Dubbed sound is used for the short live action shot.


A still from the opening titles of How to Give up Smoking (ca. 1960s)