Collecting blackberries, steam train, wedding
9.5mm film Black & White Silent 1930s - 40s 12:30
Summary: Compilation film with collecting blackberries, a steam train, holidays, playing in a garden and a wedding
Title number: 20576
Description: Younger man and older woman gardening. She appears to be wearing a long sleeved dress and hat, More people in group they appear to be picking blackberries? Younger woman (no hat) carrying a basket. Man and woman sitting in field by hedge. Young girl in field. woman walks towards camera. Same group of four look like they are going for a walk in the country. Meet up with more people and form a larger group. They are led on by an older man with bald head. Brief shot of man going into doorway by corrugated metal door. A bicycle is parked against the wall. Two children, young girl with hat and older blonde girl come out of the doorway. Boy in shorts comes running out, followed by more children. Cut to side view of building with windows (not house?). Two girls from earlier are looking over a fence away from us. Woman reading magazine, sat in chair under some kind of open summer house. Joined by young girl in coat. Woman in cardigan over dress comes over to bring tea?. Child leaves. Closer shot of original woman sitting on a deck chair whilst the other woman adjusts furniture. The child returns pushing a small toy horse on wheels. Ducks and geese on a farm in a field. PIcnic outside. Young girl with tricycle by a shed. Posed group shot of family? 10 to 11 people. Various close ups. Children grandparents etc.Man leaning against car. Child walks right up to camera. Couple on a beach with child. Family walking and pushing a pram on a country path up to camera. Car in front of an old house? Two cars. Back in the country. Men standing on mudflat in river, one wades towards small boat - shallow water. Two women with a basket and young boy picking blackberries. Underexposed wintry snow scenes exterior in garden? Child in garden no more snow. Child and adult. Child with mother and baby in garden - hair styles 1940s? British beach scenes babies and children. Very blustery day. Mother and child in swimming costumes. Young boy standing by railway coaches moving behind him. Children watching steam engine with semaphore signals Steam train coming towards us 159 main line train. Back garden woman wearing hat looking down. Man leaning into car. Wedding. Bride and groom. Over exposed shot of two woman and child walking up a hill towards a camera. the women are wearing summer dresses. Young boy wearing shorts in field.
Credits: James Newbold (Filmmaker)
Keywords: Wedding; steam railway