SUNWORSHIPPERS, the

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Subjects:

  • Arts and crafts
  • Leisure and recreation

Genres:

  • Experimental

Decade:

  • 1950s

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Title: SUNWORSHIPPERS, the

Reference number: 6380

Date: 1953*

Director: filmed by J.L. Paterson

Production company: Film Art Group

Sound: silent

Original format: 16mm

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 2.31 mins

Description: Art film showing sunbathing figures on an unidentified beach - Gullane (?).

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Shotlist: (00.00) credits, title (00.08) In the images of present are the shadows of the future. As time erodes into eternity (00.18) gvs tide on shore and rocks, pan around to beach (01.15) man in distance in shorts playing ukelele (01.25) c/u face (01.31) woman in swimming costume brushing hair (01.41) man in trunks, young boy rolls down sand dune (01.53) man lying spread-eagled face down on sand. Various gvs man and woman lying on sand (02.14) gvs beach, sand dunes, sand after tide has gone out (02.29) The End (02.31)