Our film and video library is extensive, numbering around 1000 items. In partnership with Western Film Archive, we aim to eventually make all of these available here for public viewing.

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Title Produced Duration Description
A Swindon Christmas long ago Dec 25 1951 4 mins 16 secs Experience how Christmas in Swindon was many years ago. From the archive here is Denis Winslow's colour film of his 1951 Christmas  Thumbnail
SMASH* on the line Dec 17 2015 6 mins 18 secs Viewpoint has been working with SMASH to help tell their story. Take a look here - and support them any way you can. The work they do with youngsters is wonderful  Thumbnail
'I'm Invisible' - Aural Candy Dec 13 2015 3 mins 54 secs Aural Candy, - with a spooky song about their physical presence  Thumbnail
'Bees' - Jen Olive Oct 31 2015 2 mins 59 secs Jen Olive, live at the Beehive with (appropriately) - 'Bees'  Thumbnail
Bygone Swindon as seen in 1979 Feb 21 1979 4 mins 6 secs Swindon past as seen from 1979 (which itself looks pretty nostalgic nowadays  Thumbnail
'The Beach Hotel' - Babytrain Nov 28 2015 4 mins 44 secs Babytrain live at the Hive for Swindon Shuffle with 'The Beach Hotel'  Thumbnail
Roy Hattersley is heckled at Swindon Apr 1 1975 2 mins 11 secs Roy Hattersley visits Swindon 40 years ago and gets a fiery reception  Thumbnail
'Lost at Sea' - Skyburnsred Nov 7 2015 2 mins 43 secs Skyburnsred recorded live at Level 3 for Swindon Shuffle.  Thumbnail
A Trip to Hartland Jul 1 1951 3 mins 22 secs From the Archive; - Join Swindon's Winslow family as they take a trip to Hartland on a balmy summers day 65 years ago.  Thumbnail
'Lolly Moon' - Super Squarecloud Oct 30 2015 3 mins 51 secs The delightfully quirky Super Squarecloud with 'Lolly Moon' - Recorded at Lydiard Park arts day  Thumbnail
Unemployed? - Is This Your Life? Jul 1 1984 16 mins 52 secs Programme made by Swindon Unemployed Movement in 1984  Thumbnail
'Bad Man Blues' - Big Casino Oct 25 2015 4 mins 43 secs Big Casino - live at the Beehive, Prospect Hill with 'Bad Man Blues' for Swindon Shuffle  Thumbnail
Moredon Centre Breakers Jul 1 1983 3 mins 40 secs Pioneers of Breakdance captured at Moredon more than 30 years ago  Thumbnail
'Summer Now' - Tin Spirits Oct 16 2015 5 mins 57 secs Tin Spirits blow away the blues with a taste of summer. Performed live at MECA for the Swindon Viewpoint Anniversary Benefit concert. Don't miss a rare live performance from Tin Spirits at the...  Thumbnail
Little Red Riding Hood Dec 12 1974 1 min 21 secs From the archive - a recording made at Blunsdon and St Andrews Infants School more than 40 years ago. These youngsters could be your grandma and Grandpa now! Does anyone recognise them?  Thumbnail
'Healing Is On Its Way' - The Pagan Fringe Oct 12 2015 2 mins 41 secs 'Healing Is On Its Way' live from The Pagan Fringe recently at The Castle.  Thumbnail
'I Want You' - S'Go Oct 11 2015 3 mins 39 secs S'Go liven up the Railway Village Fete with a rendition of 'I Want You' - from Mr Cat and The Jackal  Thumbnail
Swindon's Giant Bra Oct 5 2015 1 min 58 secs Swindon Stitch and Bitch have created a giant bra in the Brunel shopping centre to raise funds for breast cancer research. Pay a visit and help them out!  Thumbnail
'Tagalong Vagabond Gypsio' - The Pagan Fringe Oct 5 2015 5 mins 8 secs The Pagan Fringe at their recent reunion tribute to Drummer Steve Carvey perform an old favourite 'Tagalong Vagabond Gypsio'  Thumbnail
Apple Day 2015 Oct 4 2015 2 mins 36 secs Yesterday was Apple Day in Queens Park, a lovely autumnal feel in a beautiful space, Here is a taste of the day. Percussion by 'Bang to Rites'  Thumbnail