Detail

Title ID 750Collection ID176
TitleCinderella: A new version of an old story
Date[1948?]
CollectionSonny Hanson
Genre/TypeAmateurCine/Video clubFictionFairy Tale
ThemeCine Club Film-Making
KeywordsClubs Folklore Leisure Time Activities Performing Arts
Location
LocalAshford Folkestone
RegionalKent
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionThe Ashford Association Film Society & The Ashford Players
CameraJohn Hanson Richardson (‘Sonny’ Hanson)
DirectorLeslie Morley
EditorPhil Bunch
WriterJohn Hanson Richardson (‘Sonny’ Hanson)
CastStella Brothers (Cinderella); Robert Holness (Dandini); Rachel Parry (The Fairy Godmother); Peter Player (Baron Hardup); Bernal Maynard (Prince Charming); James Thompson and Derek Tidd (The Baillifs); Peter Hayman (Buttons); Cyril Dodd (?) and John Sellicks (?) (The Ugly Sisters);
Other creditsStella & Alys Brothers (Art Direction); Anne Nicol (Make-up)
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration27 min. 30 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A humourous, contemporary retelling of Cinderella, complete with ugly sisters, a fairy godmother and Prince Charming. The film was made by The Ashford Association Film Society and includes an early acting appearance by British radio and television presenter Robert 'Bob' Holness.

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