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[Golf; Jubilee; Coronation; model farming]
|Date||1934; 1935; 1937||ID||785|
A black and white amateur film featuring a variety of scenes from the Folkestone area. The majority of the footage is of a parade marking the coronation of George VI; there are also shorter scenes of the King George V Silver Jubilee parade.
This edited and intertitled travelogue film shows a cruise from Folkestone, England to the Stubai Valley, near Innsbruck, in Austria. The film also includes descriptive intertitles highlighting local agricultural processes, regional customs, and traditional Tyrolean dress. The film shows views of the rural mountainous villages of Mieders and Fulpmes in Tyrol. The final section shows the film-makers returning to the UK via ship.
|Date||[ca. late 1930s]||ID||1064|
This amateur film charts the countryside through the course of a year. The second half of the film focuses on agricultural activities.
At the Farm
Film of Pam Staley (aged 11) and other children at a farm. A hay stack is built, using a conveyor/elevator to load the hay onto the cart. Pam rides the horse that powers the elevator mechanism and helps load the hay onto the elevator. Pam plays with kittens and, with another boy, stands and waves to the camera from an orchard outside the farm house.
Country Folk in Other Lands
|Date||[ca. late 1930s]||ID||1105|
The first half of this film with intertitles captures images of the Tarn River and of apple harvesting in France. The second half chronicles the Bedouin Arabs of Tunisia, recording aspects of their nomadic lifestyle, including their pottery and food-making skills.
The Wheat Harvest
This amateur film with intertitles records the harvesting of wheat, tracing its journey from the field to the mill.
[Farming Scenes at Little London]
|Date||[ca. late 1930s - early 1940s]||ID||3831|
Family life on and around Little London Farm, near Pulborough, West Sussex, including scenes on the farm, a fox hunt, a game of polo and showjumping.
[Hunting; Horse Race; Horses]
|Date||[ca. late 1930s]||ID||3833|
A collection of material showing scenes of a rabbit hunting party, horse races (possibly at Goodwood?), and scenes of a mare and foal together in a paddock.
[Holidays in Scotland]
|Date||August 1935; September 1936; 1937; 1938||ID||1442|
Footage of harvest time and a trip to Scotland, featuring a stay at Gleneagles and a visit to the Forth Bridge, are followed by scenes of summer holidays in Felpham, West Sussex.
[Football Match; Outside Cooking; Farm Animals]
This short Dufaycolor film shows a selection of outdoor scenes including a football match played with a brown leather ball in a field, a man cooking a stew in a enamel bucket over an open fire in a rural location (?) and various farm animals (cows and sheep with lambs) roaming in a field.
[Hudsons Farm: Farming; Leisure; Wedding; Seaside and Lido at Hastings]
Various scenes of people and farm animals at a farm; people gathering for photographs after a wedding and the couple leaving for their honeymoon; ‘Grandma leaving Worthing’ - an elderly lady leaving home and getting into a car; and scenes at Hastings’ outdoor pool and diving from the high boards.
Symphony of the Seasons
Seasonal imagery of English nature has been edited into a linear format, tracing the passing of a year. Intertitles quoting lines of classical poetry introduce the different scenes.
[Harvest; Sidmouth; Garden Scenes]
Amateur film of harvesting scenes and family life on a farm. The film shows: horse and carts being used to harvest the crops alongside early mechanised harvesters; horses and a donkey on the farm; and children playing in a garden.
In the Hop Fields of Kent
This amateur film with intertitles charts the annual cycle of Kent's hop cultivation, starting in January with the preparation of the fields. The film was specially commended by Amateur Cine World.
Song of The Woods
|Date||[ca. late 1930s]||ID||1072|
~Song of The Woods~ contains edited footage of sunlit woods, streams, deer, a village church, cattle drinking from a river and a boy fishing in it, the wind blowing through the trees, and a shire horse team ploughing the land. The resulting film is shot in both black-and-white and Dufaycolor.
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