Title ID 594Collection ID312
TitleFamily film with footage of the Athina shipwreck
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
KeywordsBeaches Everyday Life Piers [Palace Pier, Brighton] Ships
LocalMoulsecoomb Brighton
RegionalBrighton and Hove
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionR. Fellingham
FormatSuper 8mm Colour Silent
Duration3min. 30sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


The film opens with domestic scenes from a flat situated in Moulsecoomb, Brighton. From the same flat people are seen loading a car, views of Moulsecoomb. Shots of a train on the Brighton to Lewes line. The film cuts to Brighton beach and shots of the Athina B ship on the beach, east of the Palace Pier. The film concludes with brief shots of the ship, Palace Pier, Madeira Drive and crowds of people on the beach looking at the ship.