ARDEER SPORTS 1929

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Places:

  • Ayrshire

Subjects:

  • Leisure and recreation
  • Sporting activities

Genres:

  • Local topical

People/organisations:

  • Kemp family

Decade:

  • 1920s

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Title: ARDEER SPORTS 1929

Reference number: 0566

Date: 1929

Sponsor: [ Harry Kemp, proprietor of La Scala Cinema, Saltcoats]

Sound: silent

Original format: 35mm

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 6 mins

Description: Sports day at the Nobel Explosives Factory, Ardeer, Ayrshire; tug-of-war, sack race, pillow fight, and 'lancing the bucket' competition.

Shotlist: credits (.06) shots of open air ground and or people racing (.41) 'lancing the bucker' competition (1.39) tug-of-war (2.09) shot of group of men. Shots of a sck race and an obstacle race (2.53) pillow fights (3.26) pipe band (3.53) sack race. Group of officials and shots of the watching crowds (4.30)