Title ID 5508Collection ID713
TitleThe Celebration
CollectionHaywards Heath Cine Society pt2
Genre/TypeAmateurCine/Video clubFictionFarce
ThemeCine Club Film-Making
KeywordsFood Interiors Music
LocalHaywards Heath
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionHaywards Heath Cine & Video Society
CameraRod Willerton
DirectorRoy Langley; Rod Willerton
ProducerHaywards Heath Cine & Video Society
LightingDick Mercer; Noel Thompson
Cast(Mrs Bird) Veronica Langley; (Mr Bird) Derek Jones; (Lady with the hat) Pat Chivers; (Evil Sir Jasper) David Chesterfield; (Waiter) Ron Hall; (Violinist) David Fenn; (Chef) Paul Wood
Other credits(Costume) Theatre 48; (Properties) Liz Willerton, Gusti Thompson, Ruth Turner; (Titles) Dick Rawling
FormatColour Sound
Duration2 minutes 30 seconds.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


An amateur black and white silent comedy pastiche with intertitles and piano accompaniment. A couple's visit to a restaurant is fraught with difficulties, resulting in the couple having to request to see the chef for an apology. The film has opening titles, end titles and credits. This film won the Sussex Film Festival Club and Comedy Trophies and a Ten Best in 1996.