Full length video

This film is in copyright

This film is protected by copyright and is provided for personal, private viewing only. Please use the Hire, buy or ask a question button to ask about obtaining a copy of this film or a licence to use it, or to ask about its copyright status.

Find similar films


  • Morayshire


  • Celebrations, traditions and customs
  • Home life
  • Housing and living conditions
  • Leisure and recreation
  • Sporting activities


  • Local topical


  • 1930s

Please read Understanding catalogue records for help interpreting this information and Using footage for more information about accessing this film.

Overall rating:
(Your rating: )


Reference number: 1466

Date: 1933

Sponsor: [ Playhouse Cinema, Elgin]

Sound: silent

Original format: 35mm

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 7.06 mins

Description: Various events including a football match, a float parade and sports, as part of the celebrations of Elgin Charcity Day.

Shotlist: No credits. Kanapenny, Kanyersiller, Kanapenny Elgin Charcity Day 1933 (0.14); Shots of crowds at football match; brief shots match; team in striped kit runs onto pitch (1.08); Boating on a pond; c/u model boats (1.44); Various floats at the start of the parade and shots of the children dancing (2.00); Boating pond (2.40); Parade passing through streets (3.47); Crowd shots and parade at a public park, including pipe band; judging a line of girls; crowning of gala queen [winner of contest?] (6.52); Sports, including running and cycling (6.17); shot man holding horse by head; c/u horse's head (6.34); Football match; teams run on; referee and lady watch the toss; lady kicks off; shots of the game (7.06)