Film ID:
YFA 3840

HULL LOCAL STUDIES REFERENCE TAPE 1

1950-1978

Visitor Tabs

Description

This reference tape contains copies of the following films:
Close Up North (Disappearing Coast)
Port of Hull
New Heart for a City

Close Up North (Disappearing Coast) (1978) - copyright BBC
16mm print, 1098 ft, 30.30 mins
Combined optical, colour, slight vinegar, severe magenta fade, tramlines
This film explores the issues surrounding the costal erosion of the south east coast of Yorkshire focusing on Hornsea and Spurn Point.

Port of Hull (1964) copyright British Transport Films - BFI
16mm print, 1035 ft, 24 fps, 28.45 mins
Combined optical, colour
Slight vinegar, medium warpage, severe magenta fade, scratching,
Tramlines

New Heart for a City (1950-63)
16mm print, 915 ft, 24 fps, 25.25 mins
Combined optical, b&w/colour
Slight vinegar, shrinkage, slight/medium warpage, pulled sprokets
Poor pic quality, heavily used print, fading, scratching, tramlines
Possibly incomplete print - missing c. 30 seconds
Hard to use because compilation of footage - poor image quality but
interesting city planning shots