Screen Archive South East is a public sector moving image archive serving the South East of England. The archive's collections of magic lantern slides, films, videos and associated materials capture the many varied aspects of life, work and creativity from the early days of screen history to the present day and serve as a rich and invaluable historical resource.
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Shoreham Peeps 2
A local epic about Shoreham-by-Sea featuring Girl Guides, a District Nurse, a Summer Fair, more Morris dancers, an airshow, a funeral and a long-haired beatnik.
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The life of Shoreham continues in this amateur film with a guides and brownies get-together on the beach followed by tea and a sing-song. Then we see a District Nurse tending to elderly patients and a fete for the RNLI. A long-haired beatnik is spotted about the town while Miss Round Table appears at yet another fete, where the highlight is a 'twisting' competition. Spitfires roar over Shoreham Airport before we see the funeral of an ex-harbour-master.
Shoreham Harbour and the opening of George Street, Hove Shoreham Harbour and the opening of George Street, Hove
Amateur film 1962 4 mins Silent Location: Shoreham-By-Sea
Hove's newly renovated George Street is officially opened by the Queen in this short 1962 film from David A Chesterfield
Amateur film 1993 6 mins Location: Shoreham-By-Sea
The relaxed pace of life in Shoreham-by-Sea is captured by the Albany Cine Club in this laid-back look at the Sussex port
Charity appeal 1947 6 mins Location: Shoreham-By-Sea
Lifeboats to the rescue at Shoreham, West Sussex.
Amateur film 1962 35 mins Location: Shoreham-By-Sea
A local epic about Shoreham-by-Sea featuring bin-men, carnivals, Morris dancers, a beauty contest and Britain's famous and favourite crooner, Frankie Vaughan.
Amateur film 1962 37 mins Location: Shoreham-By-Sea
A local epic about Shoreham-by-Sea featuring men of the Rowing Club, a Charles II look-alike, a TV appearance and a glimpse at how a local newspaper was produced.
Charity appeal 1939 10 mins
Long thought lost, this Powell-directed promotional short for a veteran’s charity was only rediscovered in 2003.
Drama 2023 2 mins
A group of young Black boys run into a building. One of them is about to do the unimaginable.
Romance 2023 2 mins
A queercore romance - a visceral and immersive exploration of the power of the mosh pit and finding love in the most unlikely of places.
Documentary 1941 6 mins
A poignant, stirring letter from a recently deceased pilot to his mother is read by John Gielgud.
Comedy 2023 2 mins
En-route to her hen weekend, bride-to-be Faye kills the vibe with a bombshell confession.
Documentary 2023 2 mins
An insight into Daytimers, the South Asian DJ collective that are breaking new ground in Britain.