Detail

Title ID 8349Collection ID1057
Title[Balcombe Fete]
Date1973
CollectionArthur Nixey
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeFamily Life Urban Life
KeywordsAnimals Domestic Gardens Fetes Old Age Play Sport
Location
LocalBalcombe
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionArthur Nixey
CameraArthur Nixey
FormatColour Silent
Duration00:03:40:23
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This film shows people attending a village fete in Balcombe, and playing games together; followed by scenes of a football match on the recreation ground, and shots of a Punch and Judy show. An older woman wanders around her garden with a pet parrot. The parrot is shown walking along the grass and sitting on the older woman's shoulder. The film ends abruptly.