Title ID 805Collection ID172
TitleThe Ladder
Date[ca. 1950s]
CollectionTunbridge Wells / Regency Film Unit
Genre/TypeAmateurCine/Video clubFictionDrama
ThemeCine Club Film-Making
KeywordsLaw Enforcement
LocalRoyal Tunbridge Wells
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionRegency Film Unit
CameraStuart Gow
ProducerRegency Film Unit
CastDavid Edwards (window cleaner)
Other creditsPamela Foster (continuity)
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration8 min. 10 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


A ‘chase’ drama about a man and woman who are locked out of their house and need a ladder.


The man and woman discover they don’t have their house keys. The man makes several attempts to borrow a ladder but ends up being chased by the police and others through Tunbridge Wells. Locations include, Boundary Road, Forest Road, Camden Road, Crescent Road, Sibby’s Corner, Bayhall Road, and Westbrook Terrace.