Title ID 8610Collection ID992
TitleKing Richard
Date[ca. 1936 - 1939]
CollectionHinchliff Family
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionFamily Life
ThemeFamily Life
KeywordsCars Children Family Houses Men Plants
LocalSandilands Croydon
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionA.G. Hinchliff
CameraA.G. Hinchliff
ParticipantsRichard; Elizabeth Hinchliff
Format16mm Black & White Silent
Duration2min 26sec
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


This edited black and white film with titles, depicts Elizabeth pushing a toddler in a child's replica toy car around the garden. The group are then seen playing on a swing and picking flowers in their garden.


This edited black and white film opens with a title that reads 'AOH presents King Richard - His majesty arrives' in the shape of a crown followed by a hand drawn image of a trumpeter.

The film shows a small boy sitting in a replica toy car being pushed by a man smoking a pipe, dressed in a full suit. The boy looks looks directly at the camera as they move down the path in the garden. Elizabeth (?) is seen pushing the car and playing in the garden with the little boy. The boy is then seen being pushed on the swing by Elizabeth (?) and the man.

Intertitle: 'Swing Please'. The boy is then seen sitting on the man's lap on the swing and Elizabeth (?) is pushing the swing. She is then seen picking daffodils in the garden wearing a a spotted short sleeve dress, whilst the boy and the man sit on the swing. The final shot is of the small boy picking flowers in the long grass then wandering over to a woman to show her what he has found.


King Richard [ca. 1936 - 1939]