Title ID 5490Collection ID713
TitleAlexander Beetle
CollectionHaywards Heath Cine Society pt2
Genre/TypeAmateurCine/Video clubFictionAdaptation
ThemeCine Club Film-Making
KeywordsAnimals Children Family Music
LocalHaywards Heath
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionHaywards Heath Cine & Video Society
CameraPierre Tester
DirectorPierre Tester
ProducerHaywards Heath Cine & Video Society
CastAnnette Jowner (girl)
FormatColour Sound
Duration3 minutes 30 seconds.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


This short colour film tells the story of a little girl and her beetle, who is accidentally released from a matchbox by a family member. The film is edited to the Melanie Safka song 'Alexander Beetle', adapted from the A.A. Milne poem 'Forgotten'. The film has opening and closing titles.