• Short Summary

    Documentary film about the years 1905-1910, a period of technological and political change.

  • Description

    Pathe have rights to clips in Time to Remember programmes but not to commentary or whole programme as screened.

    Reel 1. Continued

    01:03:41 People walking around outside Brighton Pavilion. People ride on early dodgem car type ride at funfair. People ride on amusement ride featuring cars on rails. Early roller coaster.

    01:04:05 English test cricket team come down steps from pavilion. Crowd look on, including school boys and young girls. Line of film cameras. Line up of test team for photo shoot.

    01:04:35 Tents and marquees at garden party. Lots of people in smart dress walk about. Group of men on small stage. Two bang drums, one talks to the crowd. Other people dance on stage. More views of the garden party. Three women walk towards camera modelling fashions. Woman walks along modelling outfit and carrying parasol. Two women model clothes and throw bread to fish in pond. Woman walks down steps, meets friend, they chat and climb into car. Women modelling outfits for shooting - they carry gun cases.

    01:05:49 C/U women musicians in orchestra pit in cinema. High angle shot of cinema interior. Scenes at boating regatta (possibly Henley or Marlow). Lots of rowing boats on river. Man manoeuvring punt with two female passengers. He is having trouble getting the pole out of the river bed (exaggerated for comic effect). More scenes of regatta. People are watching a rowing race at Henley. Man on put falls into water and splashes around in the water. (End of neg reel)

    01:06:55 Boat - "The Brighton Belle" at sea. Its decks are crowded with passengers, some of whom wave at the camera. People disembark from the ship once it has docked. They walk down the gangplank.


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    Film ID:
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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1905 - 1910
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    HD at Filmfinity
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:41:00 / 01:07:07:00
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