• Short Summary

    Educational camp for evacuees, some good shots of kids in classroom.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Camp Schools for Children".

    Sussex.

    Educational camp in the countryside for evacuees.

    High angled L/S of children's summer camp; children play outside wooden huts. Various shots of boys washing and taking a shower. M/S of boys making their bunk beds in a dormitory. Good shots of a classroom with children in their desks. Various shots of boys marching along carrying spades, we see them digging in the camp's gardens.

    Various shots of girls in a cookery class. Various shots of boys in the woodwork class. Various shots of boys feeding pigs and geese. C/U of a bell being rung by hand. M/S Children running. Various shots of kids in the self-service camp dining room. Natural sound; a boy finishes his dinner and says to his companions: "Ah, that was lovely, just like mother cooks it. This is the sort of school for me".

    Note: another identical version of this story has been transferred as part of 41/22 (film id 1109.26).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1109.02
    Media URN:
    38529
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:20:00 / 01:02:52:00
    Canister:
    41/18

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