Film Details

  • Title: Wallsend Festival
  • Date: 1972
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Original Format: 16mm
  • Duration: 11 mins
  • Length: 400'
  • Sound: Yes
  • Colour/BW: Colour
  • Digital Version Available: Yes

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Wallsend Festival

1972

This early film juxtaposes two bands marching and performing at the 1972 Wallsend Festival, the brass band from Swan Hunter's and a local juvenile jazz band or kazoo band. Alongside the footage of the two bands, the musical directors/organisers are interviewed.

Location

Wallsend, North Tyneside, Tyne & Wea


Credits

Peter Roberts, Murray Martin, Graham Denman

Cast

Wallsend Juvenile Jazz Band
The Swan Hunter's Brass Band
Attenders at Wallsend Festival

Keywords

Community, North East, Shipyard, Tyne, Wallsend, Juvenile Jazz Band, Brass Band, Silver Band, Festival

Associated Work

RELATED WORK:

  1. Juvenile Jazz Bands by Marketa Luskacova (photographic exhibition, 1970s)

  2. Juvenile Jazz Bands by Tish Murtha (photographic exhibition, 1980)

  3. Like Father (2001) - Amber film

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