Detail

Title ID 5514Collection ID713
TitleTreacle Galore
Date1972
CollectionHaywards Heath Cine Society pt2
Genre/TypeAmateurCine/Video clubNon-fictionSpoof
ThemeCine Club Film-Making
KeywordsBuildings Food industry Lakes Landscape Rivers Trades Villages
Location
LocalChailey
RegionalEast Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionHaywards Heath Cine & Video Society
CameraHaywards Heath Cine & Video Society
DirectorAlan Early
DistributorHaywards Heath Cine & Video Society
FormatColour Sound
Duration10 min.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This colour amateur spoof comedy documentary on the mining of treacle at Chailey, attempts to explain the historical process of mining and refining the treacle before being sold for consumption. The film also includes the 'invention' of the toffee apple and transportation of finished products. The film has opening and closing titles with commercial music and voice over narrative.

Description

This colour amateur spoof comedy documentary on the mining of treacle at Chailey, attempts to explain the historical process of mining and refining the treacle before being sold for consumption. The film also includes the 'invention' of the toffee apple and transportation of finished products. Views of the East and West Sussex urban, countryside and landscape views. The film has opening and closing titles with voice over narrative.