Detail

Title ID 7012Collection ID959
Title[Bush; Etc.]
Date[ca. 1984]
CollectionGillings Family
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionFictionAlbum/JournalAdventure
ThemeFamily life
KeywordsPlay Children Sport Landscape Bicycles Racing
Location
LocalPatcham Brighton
RegionalBrighton & Hove
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionNeville Gillings and Michael Gillings
CameraNeville Gillings and Michael Gillings
FormatColour Silent
Duration3 min. 50 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This compilation of scenes includes animated scenes filmed by Neville in the garden is followed by a short excerpt from a children's ITV programme The Adventures of Portland Bill, closing with brief views of Neville Gillings, the film-maker's son, during a bicycle race sat on his red racer to close the film.

Description

An out of focus stop-frame animation open the film, shot in the garden with a Hans Solo and other Star Wars toys. Brief views of a live action stop-frame ITV (Central) children's programme 'The Adventures of Portland Bill' playing on television follows. Local boys from Patcham play a football match for their team, rolling hills and Patcham Windmill are in view behind the pitch. Brief views of Neville Gillings, the film-maker's son, during a bicycle race on his red racer close the film.