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  • Berwickshire


  • Landscapes and seascapes
  • Agriculture


  • Amateur


  • 1970s

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Reference number: 8246

Date: [197-?]

Director: [filmed by Rev. John Jackson]

Sound: silent

Colour: bwcol

Fiction: Non-Fiction

Running time: 10.28 mins

Description: Compilation of amateur footage featuring the changes of the seasons. Includes the Christmas lights of Berwick, and the freezing winter of 1979, as well as general summer scenes around the Berwickshire coastline, and agricultural scenes.

Mainly filmed during 1970s, edited in 1993.

Shotlist: [shotlisted from VHS, manual timecode]

[COL] 16mm Film Production and exhibition by JJ Films. JJ Films present SEASONAL STUDIES (15.53) gvs flowers, trees and birds making nests, feeding their young (16.33) gvs outdoors summer wedding reception, parasols etc (1.19) exts entrance to Tillmouth Park Hotel (1.23) birds sitting on wire (2.15) [dark] Berwick Christmas lights, including on the exterior building for Berwickshire Advertiser / Berwickshire News (2.55) ints house front room? , c/u Christmas tree (3.12) gvs snow falling, brief shot snowplough along road (3.36) THE BIG FREEZE 1979 gvs snow covered scenes in streets and gardens (4.39) snow covered trees, slushy streets cars passing along (5.09) young boy leaves for school with his pals, heavy snow falling (5.35) winter landscape, hills and farm there's less snow in these shots (6.30) [BW] snow covered houses and tenements, Giffnock Glasgow (7.49) [COL] sailing at North Berwick?, dinghy with sails, motorboat near harbour. gvs harbour (9.01) beach scenes North Berwick (9.12) gvs pea harvest, using combine harvester in field various mechanical processes in field are shown (10.27) The End (10.28)