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This film compilation shows several coastal and landscape scenes, opening with colour scenes of a Church, Tudor style cottage, traditional flint dry stone wall, views of a rural village, with sheep in a field and view of a River or pond. A series of black and white scenes follow, showing several tents pitched in a field, views of a river and ships moored in a dock.
Trip to Cornwall
This film documents a Lauste family holiday to Cornwall during the 1930s. Emile, Bessie, Doris and Marcel are seen setting off from Tudor House by car. Whilst in Cornwall, they visit a number of places; handwritten intertitles are used throughout to describe places and events.
Scenes from all along the South Coast from Bournemouth to Margate, broken up by intertitles and produced by Marion Grierson in the 1930s.
[Wrexham; Oxford; Welsh Coast]
This multi-reel colour film (with some magenta and green cast) shows a family trip through the towns of Wrexham in Wales; the university town of Oxford; and enjoying a seaside family holiday to the Welsh coast.
|Date||1935 - 1938||ID||10040|
This mixed colour and black and white film shows the family together at their home in Cross in Hand, including several scenes in Dufaycolor. The film includes the children playing in the garden with various toys, scenes of pets, a picnic, a flying boat, and scenes from several holidays and outings to Bodiam castle and the West Country that includes Stonehenge, St Michael's Mount, Tintagel and Clovelly village, Devon.
[Family Compilation: African Scenes; Paris Visit; Winter Scenes; Travel Scenes]
Comprising nine reels of film, this footage begins with a trip by businessman Joseph Horowitz to Johannesburg, South Africa. Travel by ship follows, before scenes of Paris, a canal journey, and portraits of friends in a London street. More footage documents travel through the Alps, a Polish mountain town in winter and Indian street life, before shots of an imposing modern church in a Francophone town.
Cine shots of 1936
A film depicting various scenes in East Sussex. It includes families having fun beside the sea and boats coming into Newhaven Harbour
[Athletics; Socialising; Prize-giving; Dam]
A set of films made in 1937 and 1939. The first part depicts various sports, an in-doors party, and the awarding of prizes by Nazi officials. The second part features a doubles tennis match and a visit to a dam.
A film of the Emberton family on holiday in Slapton in Devon. The film features the young daughters, Jocelyn and Gillian, horse riding. Their mother, Kathleen, and the girls go on outings in the countryside and to the coast. The family are also filmed watching a fox hunt on Dartmoor and at a point-to-point race meeting.
[Seaside Holiday at Polzeath]
Scenes of the Emberton family on holiday at the seaside at Polzeath filmed by the father, Joseph Emberton. The film includes scenes of the young girls, Jocelyn and Gillian, with their mother, Kathleen, playing on the beach, paddling in the water, climbing on rocks on the foreshore, and relaxing with family and friends.
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.
Amateur footage from the late 1930s of the buildings, bridges and canals of Venice. The film-makers capture the atmosphere of the city, filming it both from land-level and from a moving gondola.
[Kent Hop Farming Part 1: Hop Picking]
Following hops from hop garden to oast house, the film is also a succinct portrait of the hop-pickers.
[Holiday in Scotland]
A home movie of a family holiday to Scotland. The Payne family travel aboard the paddle steamer Gondolier, filming the lochs and landscapes of the west coast of Scotland. ~[Holiday in Scotland]~ ends with panoramic images of Edinburgh filmed from the city's castle.
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