Promotional196910 mins Location: Folkestone
There's something for everyone in Folkestone as this promotional film claims - including lidos, fine dining, cliff railways and the weirdest fitness machines ever seen
Employees of Marshall's Engineering Works, Gainsborough (1908)Employees of Marshall's Engineering Works, Gainsborough (1908)
Non-Fiction19085 minsSilent Location: Gainsborough
Edwardian engineers and their marvellous machines at Britannia Ironworks, Lincolnshire.
Factual TV19737 mins Location: Sudbury
In Sudbury, Suffolk, traders and customers shows it's not just bargains but entertainment and personal contact drawing them to the street market rather than the supermarket.
Amateur film193825 minsSilent Location: River Medway
Enjoy this curious couple’s epic quest to follow the River Medway - from its source at Butcher's Basin to the Thames Estuary at Sheerness
Midland Montage: 06.08.1964: Shoe Makers at Long BuckbyMidland Montage: 06.08.1964: Shoe Makers at Long Buckby
Non-Fiction19647 mins Location: Long Buckby
Despite describing modern shoes as 'only slippers', the aging cordwainers of Long Buckby continue to produce beautifully crafted shoes.
Documentary196332 mins Location: Camberwell
Looking back at Camberwell's Victorian history, and forward to the future, this film captures the impact of changing architecture on local residents.
Non-Fiction19702 mins Location: Birmingham
Drinking, smoking, gambling: what are you giving up? It's new year's eve 1970 and the people of Birmingham tell us about their resolutions.
Geoffrey Jones's extraordinary accelerating montage celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Stockton and Darlington Railway, scored by Steeleye Span.
Robert Paul: Giant of Early Film
The most prolific filmmaker of the pioneer period of British film
Commercial Break: British Advertising on Screen
Few films capture our hopes, fears and desires in such a compact expressive form as the screen advertisement.
Want to escape our troubled times? Immerse yourself in the emotional, life-enhancing pleasures of the musical.