Title ID 2261Collection ID193
Title[Family Pictures; Holmesdale; South Darenth]
Date1928 - 1932
CollectionNightingale Family
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieIndependent AmateurNon-fictionFamily Life
ThemeFamily Life
KeywordsChildren Domestic Gardens Family Leisure Time Activities Play
LocalSouth Darenth
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionPercy Nightingale
CameraPercy Nightingale
ParticipantsCarol Nightingale; David Nightingale; Eleanor Grace Nightingale; Eleanor 'Nell' Nightingale; Ruth Nightingale; Reeves Family (?)
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration8 min. 50 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


Percy Nightingale films his young family playing in a South Darenth garden - the camera focuses much of its attention on eldest son David. The film ends with footage of a large, light-hearted family gathering in an unidentified garden - the participants are believed to be members of his wife's family, the Reeves.