Detail

Title ID 9791Collection ID1162
TitlePark
Date[ca. 1947]]
CollectionCorder Family
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionFamily Life
ThemeFamily Life
KeywordsChildren Bicycles Games Sport Women
Location
LocalHendon (?)
RegionalGreater London
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionGeoffrey Corder
CameraGeoffrey Corder
ParticipantsJulia Corder
Format16mm Black & White Silent
Duration00:00:59:06
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This very short film shot on black and white 'Kodak (Eastman) Super-X Panchromatic reversal stock' (?) features the Corder family on a day out in the local park. The children play together on the grass and the adults join them carrying tennis rackets and pushing bicycles.

Description

This film features the Corder family on a day out in the local park. The children are seen playing together accompanied by three women, who walk across the park holding tennis rackets and pushing a bike. One woman is dressed in full length trousers. Houses and trees border the park boundary.

(Additional material from the same Park location can be seen on TID: 9790

Stills

Contextual information

In this film, the film-maker is possibly testing the film rather than documenting the children's or adults activities.