Super 8 Stories: Canadian Holiday

Details

Location

Belfast, Canada, Enniskillen

Year

1970s

Source

BBC NI

Format

colour

Length

05min 03sec

Silent

sound

Courtesy

BBC NI, Ben Marshall, Doubleband Films

Rights Holder

Ben Marshall, Doubleband Films

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Description

Ben Marshall was a shipyard worker from Ballybeen in East Belfast when he decided to buy a cine camera to record his young family growing up. Here, Ben and his wife Edna share their memories of the early 1970s and of their trip of a lifetime as they went on holiday to Canada. This clip appeared in Series 3, Programme 2 of 'Super 8 Stories'.

Shot List

Various family shots in garden with children and parents and brief shots of boy fishing beside Enniskillen Castle. Children playing in garden, woman with hula hoop, birthday party interior. Driving shots from front window of car on Canadian roads with signposts. Family relaxing by pool in garden. Pan across city skyline in Canada and more by pool. Adults enjoying themselves at interior party. Various shots of Niagra Falls and family beside it. Woman eating giant ice cream. More driving shots and pan across airport. Woman and girl in front garden in Belfast. 

 

Credits

Narrator: Maire Jones; Programme Accountant: Anne Hegarty; Production Assistant: Gillian Halliday; Camera: Michael Quinn; Sound: Paul Maynes; Music Consultants: Jim Meredith, Ralph McLean; Graphics: Alan Perry; Dubbing: One Zero Zero; Researcher: Ben Price; Archivist: Evan Marshall; Assistant Producer: Jenny Waugh; Editors: Sharon McCourt, Paul Devlin; Executive Producers: Alex Johnston, Michael Hewitt; Producer: Diarmuid Lavery; Director: Brian Henry Martin

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