Detail

Title ID 803Collection ID172
TitleOdd Man In
Date[ca. 1950s]
CollectionTunbridge Wells / Regency Film Unit
Genre/TypeAmateurCine/Video clubFictionAdventure
ThemeCine Club Film-Making
KeywordsBicycles Motor Vehicles Transport Sport
Location
LocalRoyal Tunbridge Wells
RegionalKent
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionTunbridge Wells Amateur Film Unit
CameraPhilip Frost; David Constable
DirectorNorman Wormleighton
ProducerTunbridge Wells Amateur Film Unit
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration5 min.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A drama about a man with no money in Tunbridge Wells who tries various modes of transport and finishes at a cricket match.

Description

The drama follows a man who leaves the YMCA, tries to catch a bus in Mount Pleasant Road, realises he has no money tries to get a lift with a car, rides a bicycle on the Boyne Road and The Five Ways, gets a coin but loses it again, catches a bus but is thrown off in Major Yorks Road, runs across The Common and ends up at a cricket match where he is given the bat but finishes eating a sandwich.