Holiday in Penbryn with Roger, Summer 1938.
16mm film Colour;Black & White Silent 1938 16:40
Summary: Family holiday with Mother (Gladys), Father (Eric) and baby (Roger) in Penbryn, Wales, 1938
Title number: 21020
LSA ID: LSA/27583
Description: TC Penbryn Summer 1938
Scene of mother holding Roger on beach. Pan of cottage and garden. Mother (Gladys) sunbathing in garden. Mother and Roger making sandcastles on the beach; running towards the sea with Roger then paddling in the sea. Close ups of Roger and playing on his own on the beach. Roger and mother walking on path. View of country hills and horses. Father (Eric) and Roger going over a fence into a field and Roger playing with horse. Panning shots of the hills and cottage. Roger and mother walking away from a cottage to visit someone. Roger and older woman with a dog. Close up of Roger with tethered goat which he is trying to feed. Father and Roger playing ball in a back garden. Long shot of a fast running stream with mother and Roger sitting by the stream. Close up of fast running stream. Mother carrying Roger up a hill and through woodland. Father helping Roger walk along a log. Panning shots of fields with horse and river.
Film changes to colour with cottage and hills and sea in the distance. Mother and Roger walking down a path; brightly coloured flowers. Roger and mother walking down a country lane with finger post for Penbryn Beach. Mother carrying Roger down to beach; panning shots of the beach and mother and Roger making sand castles. Close up of Roger. Close up of father holding Roger at cottage. Roger on his own in the garden then playing ball with his mother.
Credits: Edmonds, Eric (Filmmaker)
Cast: Eric Edmonds (father) and Roger Edmonds (son) and Gladys Edmonds (mother)
Keywords: beach; Countryside; Family holidays