Full record for 'NEW MEMBER, the'

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  • Amateur


  • 1950s

Title: NEW MEMBER, the

Reference number: 4213

Date: 1959*

Director: filmed by Aberdeen and District Cine Club

Sound: silent

Colour: bw

Fiction: fiction

Running time: 9.14 mins

Description: An amateur film made about amateur film-makers. A new member is introduced to the work of the Aberdeen and District Cine Club.

Shotlist: ocs (0.10) boy sits reading the paper, discovers an advert for a meeting of the Aberdeen and District Cine Club (0.51) gvs lecture given at the meeting, people have tea and chat and the new recruit meets the president etc (3.02) cement splicing is demonstrated to the group (4.29) [flash frames and rough footage] (4.56) lady feeding the ducks (6.40) demonstration of 16mm film projection (7.04) c/u assorted cans of film (7.11) gvs meeting of cine club in hall (8.34) c/u script for the film 'New Member' and man reading it by the fireside (9.00) The End (9.14)

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