• Short Summary

    Priest films the wedding at Purbrook.

  • Description

    Purbrook, Hampshire.

    LS of church, & MS. MS. Interior of church showing altar with candles burning by the side. CU. Candle burning by the side. CU. Candle burning. MS. Bride and groom at altar with priest. CU. Priest speaking. MS. Bride and groom looking very shy. MS. Priest, Reverend Albert Maher, walking out of picture followed by bride and groom.

    Bride and groom coming out of church. MS. Priest hurrying out of church. He stops and picks up 16 mm cine-camera from box and then runs out of picture. LS. The priest running along path to get to front of church. MS. Priest running. Camera following priest as he goes up and starts to film the bride and groom (2 shots). MS. Bride and Groom. LS. Taken from back of Priest. He is now getting a long shot of the bride and groom and her bridesmaids. The happy couple start to walk slowly. CU. Priest holding camera to his eye. He then lifts it again to his eye. LS. Priest, he runs, then beckons to bride, groom and guests to walk while he films them. MS. People watching. CU. Priest putting camera to eye. LS. Couple walking out of church while confetti is being thrown over them. Vicar is still filming. MS. Couple getting into car. MS. Crowd watching. Camera following car as it goes down street. MS. Priest still filming. His wife is waving to happy couple. He stops filming they both walk out of picture.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    New pictorials
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:06:00 / 01:57:01:00
    NP 527

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment