Detail

Title ID 5862Collection ID828
Title[You Don’t have to be Mad to Work Here ... But if you are it Helps; Sargeant and Parks]
Date[ca. 1973 - 1978]1970s
CollectionWilf Green
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeWorking Life
KeywordsShops Trades Women Workers Men Industry
Location
LocalMaidstone
RegionalKent
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionWilfred Green
CameraWilfred Green
Participantsstaff at Seargent & Parks, Maidstone
FormatColour Silent
Duration00:09:29:16
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This film shows the working life of staff at Sergeant and Parks, a home DIY specialist retailer, selling decorators' supplies, paint and tools. The staff are seen in portrait posing for the camera in a warehouse, on the shop floor, and at the main service counter pretending to be working.