Title ID 7016Collection ID959
Title[Children's Film Unit]
Date[ca. 1980s]
CollectionGillings Family
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeFamily life
KeywordsChildren Play Bicycles Performing Arts
LocalPatcham Brighton
RegionalBrighton & Hove
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionNeville Gillings and Michael Gillings
CameraNeville Gillings and Michael Gillings
FormatColour Silent
Duration3 min. 52 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


'Children's Film Unit' scenes, so named by Michael Gillings, the father of Neville, who filmed with his friends in the local area of Patcham. Two boys play snakes and ladders. Fiction film scenes follow, with a loose narrative. The boys ride bicycles, crash and fight with one another.