Food for Thought

Details

Location

Year

circa 1955

Source

Digitised as part of Unlocking Film Heritage

Format

16mm

black and white

Length

05min 36sec

Silent

sound

Courtesy

British Film Institute, Waddell Media

Rights Holder

Waddell Media

It is illegal to download, copy, print or otherwise utilise in any other form this material, without written consent from the copyright holder.

Description

Hangry animals demand better grub in this bizarre advert by E.T. Green.

What has the animals on Henry’s farm talking in Northern Irish accents? Could it be that they know why Tommy Mullen’s livestock are a picture of health and stamina? Discover the magic of E. T. Green’s and see inside their mill in Donegal Quay before returning to Henry’s farm to see if his livestock will get what they were asking for.
 

Notes

This film comes from the E.T. Green collection held by Waddell Media Ltd. Explore the Britain on Film map to discover more films commissioned by E.T. Green to caputure rural life in Northern Ireland. 
 

Credits

Digitised as part of Unlocking Film Heritage

Sponsored by E.T. Green

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