Detail

Title ID 9973Collection ID1201
TitleCelebrities on Celluloid - Martha Gunn's Chatty Chat Show
Date2013
CollectionCarousel Films
Genre/TypeProfessionalInstitutionalFilm/Video companyNon-fictionCommunity
ThemeUrban Life
KeywordsCharities Children Clothing Cultural Events Disabled Persons Local History Social Class Urban Areas
Location
LocalBrighton
RegionalBrighton and Hove
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionCarousel
CameraJunk Television (?)
DirectorMatthew Hellett; Sarah Watson
ProducerCarousel
Commissioning bodyCarousel; Junk Television; Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Funding bodyBrighton & Hove City Council; Heritage Lottery Fund; Arts Council England; The Monument Trust
SoundCarousel
MusicCarousel
ParticipantsDowns Park School students
Other credits(Project Leaders) Sarah Watson and Jason Eade from Oska Bright Steering Committee; (Costumes) Holly Murray; (Make-up) Tasleen Carstairs
FormatColour Sound
Duration6 min.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This spoof chat show style programme discuses pre-Victorian, Victorian and post-Victorian celebrities from Brighton and Hove using live action and animated techniques. The programme is subtitled throughout. Presented by 'Martha Gunn', with guests that include 'Smoaker Miles', 'Maria Fitzherbert', 'Sake Deen Mohomed', 'Nellie Chart', 'Mary Hare', 'Helen Boyle' and 'Harry Cowley' all played by children from Downs Park School, Portslade.

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