COUNTY SHOW

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

Places:

  • Borders

Subjects:

  • Agriculture

Genres:

  • Crime

Decade:

  • 1970s

Related films

SCOTLAND NOW
1970 | col | sound
CO-OP ADVERTS I
1975 | bwcol | sound
CLYDE VALLEY
1972 | col | sound

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

Title: COUNTY SHOW

Reference number: 8787

Date: 1975

Director: filmed by G M M Thomson

Sound: sound

Original format: super 8mm

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 11.44 mins

Description: Amateur documentary about an agricultural show in the Borders on a sunny summer day.

For other titles in this collection see also refs. 8785, 8786 and 8788

Shotlist: Movie Maker Ten Best Four Star Rating - title - gvs show site before event, marquees and empty pens - livestock lorries arriving - unloading machinery - setting up stalls and marquees - gvs unloading livestock into pens - cattle being groomed - zoom into car registration 'COO 274G' - gvs farmers and judges around pens, chasing errant sheep (3.24) gvs sheep dog trials, c/u shots of dog and shepherd - horses being unloaded from trailers - judges assessing sheep as crowds look on - more shots of sheep dog trials, including brief speeded-up section (5.59) young men eating ice cream - shot of 'Industrial Section' marquee - ints of marquee, farm produce competition displays, including bakery, flowers - bar from the Black Swan Inn, Kelso, and c/u shots of customers chatting - gvs people having picnics on showground - loudspeakers announce start of parade - gvs cattle, spectators watching parade - back to sheep dog trials, same shepherd - gvs of Berwickshire Hunt and dogs, spectators - back to sheep dog trials, same shepherd finally gets sheep into pen - gvs spectators sunbathing - gvs show-jumping competition and spectators, some slow-motion shots - prizes presented for show-jumping - gvs haulage trucks leaving site, marquees being taken down and packed, cars leaving - gvs empty site with marquees - ecs (11.44)