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  • Glasgow


  • Arts and crafts
  • Education


  • Educational
  • Women film makers


  • Annand, Louise
  • Glasgow Corporation


  • 1950s

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Reference number: 2463

Date: 1955c

Director: filmed by Louise Annand

Sponsor: Schools Museums Service, Corporation of Glasgow

Sound: silent

Original format: 16mm

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 6.40 mins

Description: Schoolchildren taking part in the annual art competition held in the Kelvingrove Museum, Glasgow.

Credits: titles Donald Fleck

Shotlist: Credits (.10) Brief exterior shot Kelvingrove and of a woman typing in office (.17) Schools are informed that the Art Competition will take place in June. The schools book morning or afternoon sessons. Interior shots Kelvingrove as still life displays are set up (1.12) Exterior of Museum as schoolchildren arrive for the competition (1.37) There is a wide choice of subject. Gvs and c/u of the schoolchildren painting the still life compositions (3.27) Shots of the competitors handing in their finished paintings and the judges, David Donaldson and Andrew Nairn, looking at the paintings (4.41) Prize-winners are notified and drawings are returned Shots of the paintings being returned in envelopes (5.04) Exterior of Kelvingrove as the prizewinners arrive (5.22) Shots of the prizewinners receiving their prizes and c/u of paintings at the annual exhibition including those that received gold medals (6.32) ecs (6.40)