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A fictional film based on the short story Deux Amis by Guy de Maupassant set during the Franco-Prussian war.
Modern Marvels: Bad Santa
Exploring the film heritage of Brighton & Hove. Film made by pupils from Headstart College inspired by the film Santa Claus made by George Albert Smith in 1898.
Modern Marvels: Ghost Train
Exploring the film heritage of Brighton & Hove. Film made by pupils from Hill Park School (formerly called Downs Park School) inspired by the film A Kiss in the Tunnel by George Albert Smith in 1899.
Modern Marvels: The Magical Teapot
Exploring the film heritage of Brighton & Hove. Film made by pupils from Downs View Life Skills College, inspired by the film Stop Thief by James Williamson in 1901.
Alice in Wonderland
Alice follows the White Rabbit and finds herself in the company of strange characters in an unfamiliar garden in this Cecil Hepworth production, directed by Percy Stow in 1903.
The Mayor of Casterbridge
Sidney Morgan presents Thomas Hardy's tale of a man who changes his ways and makes a success of his life after wrongdoing his wife and child only to loose it all, the first film entirely shot on location in Britain and produced in 1921, the same year as A Lowland Cinderella starring Joan Morgan.
[Shippam’s Rock and Roll]
A Short animated cinema advertisement for Shippam's fish and meat pastes, with a rock and roll theme. A chicken with a guitar sings a rock and roll style song about Shippam's pastes.
Short cartoon advertising Shippam's meat pastes, including the 'Enjoy Shippam's for Tea' slogan.
Realm of Fancy
A young girl is transformed into the Ballerina she longs to be as she tends to weeds in a garden. Before long, her fancy is dispelled, but she is not forlorn for long.
A Short animated cinema advertisement for Shippam's meat and fish pastes, where the ingredients march as if in a military style tattoo, accompanied by a song.
This amateur fictional film is based on the events surrounding the Viking and Norman invasions of Britain in 1066. School children from three primary schools re-enact the Battle of Stamford Bridge and the Battle of Hastings as part of a combined school project to mark the anniversary of the event.
This short colour film tells the story of a little girl and her beetle, who is accidentally released from a matchbox by a family member. The film is edited to the Melanie Safka song 'Alexander Beetle', adapted from the A.A. Milne poem 'Forgotten'. The film has opening and closing titles.
Knights in Pursuit
A fiction film by Albany Productions Film Unit, with narration, produced in 1988. The narratives of a chess game, child's toy fortress and figures, and a convict on the run, are told to mirror one another.
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