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Peep Behind the Curtain
|Date||18 June 1960||ID||9733|
This colour travelog style documentary film shows highlights of Gilbert Tomes' three week trip to Moscow for the British Science Industry exhibition and conference. The tour includes several monuments and buildings and a visit to the exhibition of the American U2 spy plane. The narration also discusses the impact of Communism on the USSR as viewed by the film-maker.
Borough of Reigate Centenary Film
A film charting a summer of events to celebrate Reigate's centenary year, produced by the North Downs Cinematograph Society in 1963
This travelogue style film shows the family visiting the Channel Islands of Guernsey and Herm on holiday.
A compilation of scenes, taken by Michael Gillings, in and around Brighton. The Guinness Clock, Volks Railway, Lyons Carnival, night time illuminations and 'Miss Brighton' contest entertain visitors to the seafront, while others walk around the Willow Pattern Garden at Preston park, Shoreham Harbour and the miniature railway at Hove Park.
[Lewes Carnival, School Sports]
|Date||9 May 1964||ID||7666|
This film shows scenes from The Battle of Lewes 700th Anniversary celebrations held in May 1964, with highlights of the Carnival parade led by the East Sussex Road Safety Organisation and Miss Lewes in a vintage convertible car. The second part shows scenes from a children's School Sports day, showing girls participating in several races and other sporting events.
Round the Bend
A baby show takes a surreal turn in this comedy produced by the North Downs Cinematography Society in the late 1960s.
This amateur film records events at the annual fair in the East Sussex village of Ditchling. It has an soundtrack comprising of commentary and specifically composed folk songs which narrate the story of the images.
Cuckfield Silver Jubilee
An upbeat and lively amateur film documenting the Queen's Jubilee celebrations at Cuckfield and preparations leading up to them. Local residents are seen making the decorations for the town and exhibitions and demonstrations are arranged. Shots of locals taking part in the pageant and other celebrations. The film concludes with a toast to the Queen and the national anthem.
It Happened in 1979
An amateur compilation of national, local and domestic news stories as they unfold during 1979. The film includes a commentary, soundtrack and numerous shots of newspaper headlines and television footage highlighting events which occurred during the year, focussing heavily on the 'Winter of Discontent'.
Medway on Screen: Memories of the River Medway and West Kent
A compilation of archive footage of the Medway area of Kent, is combined with audio excerpts from oral history recordings, captured by Screen Archive South East from residents of the area, during the Medway on Screen oral history and reminiscence project in 2010/11.
Movies and Memories: Community Events [archive footage with music]
|Date||11 June 2013||ID||10780|
A compilation of archive films from the Screen Archive South East collection and set to music composed for the archive. This compilation based on the theme of 'Community Events' features films from across West Sussex.
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