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An amateur travelogue film of Warsaw in Poland visiting several museums, churches, gardens and touring the Vistula river, aboard a boat. [online clip from part one only]
[Air Display; Preston Park]
A short amateur silent film from the 1970s featuring highlights of several commercial and military aircraft in an air show followed by a scene featuring a child, cycling in the Preston Park area of Brighton.
This edited amateur film shows a series of commercial and military aircraft in flight during an aerial display at Shoreham Airfield (?) in the 1970s.
[Airshow; Tenterden Railway; Steam Show]
|Date||[ca. 1975 - 1980]||ID||10713|
An amateur film of visits to Biggin Hill Airshow, the Kent & East Sussex Railway at Tenterden Town Station, and the Sellindge Steam festival.
[Offcuts from South Downs Way]
Miscellaneous amateur footage of the South Downs, including images of handgliders, gliders and wild flowers.
[Bentley Wildfowl; Austrian Holiday; Gatwick; Southsea; Silver Jubilee at Seaford; Mallorca Holiday]
|Date||1975 - 1977||ID||4166|
Amateur film with intertitles throughout of scenes in Sussex and Hampshire, and holidays abroad, including; Silver Jubilee celebrations at Seaford Salts recreation ground; planes at Gatwick Airport; Naval and passenger ships at Portsmouth Harbour; crowded beaches and day trips in Mallorca.
South Downs Way
This amateur colour travelog-style documentary follows the route of the South Downs Way, accompanied by a voiceover providing historical narrative on the route and local history of the areas it passes through. Members of the public walk, horse ride and fly model aircraft on the landscape. This film was awarded the Sussex Film Festival 1978 Challenge Cup Winner and won a certificate in the 1978 SERIAC competition.
[At home, East Grinstead]
|Date||[ca. 1975 - 1983]||ID||8082|
A compilation spanning 8 years of scenes of family and home life in East Grinstead. The Williams family are seen in their back garden and with friends and family.
[London Tourist Scenes; Bromley Home and Garden]
The film opens with views of London that include HMS Belfast moored opposite the Tower of London, Tower Bridge and Greenwich. Panoramic views of the city show the docks and wharves of East London. The second half of the film shows a family relaxing and playing in a garden in Bromley, possibly in the heat wave of 1976.
The Hot Air Show
This film records a visit to the Shuttleworth Collection (Historic Aeroplanes and Vehicles) and includes scenes of traffic queuing to enter the exhibition, shots of First World War aircraft in a hangar, and of a flying display of small aircraft, watched by crowds of onlookers. The film includes a brief shot of a hot air balloon in the shape of a Robertson's 'Golly' image.
This amateur film features a large group of hang gliders and spectators gathered at Devil's Dyke on the outskirts of Brighton. The film consists mainly of shots of preparations, launches, landings and hang gliders in the air over the South Downs.
[Trooping the Colour; Military Tattoo]
This film opens with a brief scene showing a group of women in a garden smoking cigarettes, followed by shots of flowering plants and flowers in pots, on the patio. The next sequence shows scenes from the Queen's Birthday celebration (Jubilee year) of Trooping the Colour at Horse Guards Parade. [not included in online clip] Scenes of crowds gathered outside Buckingham Palace to watch the RAF flypast and the Royal family on the balcony following the event.
[Shoreham Airport; Rough Sea at Seaford; Falmer Pond]
|Date||1977 - 1978||ID||4167|
Amateur film showing light aircraft taking off and landing at Shoreham-by-Sea Airport; rough November seas at Seaford, and a frozen pond at Falmer with ducks and geese.
Look at Me
This amateur highly elaborate colour spy film opens with archive or commercial war material telling the story of a British agent that has been sent to collect information from a Russian science specialist Yuri Bolenkoff to trade for safe passage in the UK. Unfortunately others are after the information or want to seek revenge for past meetings. This film has opening titles and credits with music.
[Horse Riding; Air Show]
This short amateur film from the 1970s features family members horse riding at Pyecombe, near Brighton. The film also includes scenes of several aircraft, a static a threshing machine and steam traction engine on display at Shoreham Airport.
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