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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
'Too Many People' - Bone and the Bebops Jul 1 1989 4 mins 11 secs Blast from the past here and vital part of our local music history. Bone and the Bebops were a Wroughton group active in the late eighties and early nineties. Here they are with 'Too Many People...  Thumbnail
'This Moment Is Your Life' - Hetty Jee Mar 4 2015 28 secs Hetty Jee's entry to the Swindon Independent Film Microshorts challenge - tell a story in less than 30 secs from one of five sentences. Hetty chose 'This Moment is Your Life'  Thumbnail
Birthday poem for the Folksingers Club Mar 3 2015 1 min 40 secs Swindon Folksingers Club has reached 55 years of age. Here Tony Hillier recites a poem for the club at its birthday party. You can find out more about the club here: http://www.swindonfolk.org/  Thumbnail
'Lasting' - Stuart Quinn Mar 1 2015 30 secs 'Nothing lasts - but nothing is lost' was the sentence Stuart Quinn chose to interpret for the Swindon Independent Film Microshorts challenge (make a short under 30 seconds long) . Stuart...  Thumbnail
Om Tare - Mantrasphere Feb 28 2015 2 mins 47 secs 'Om Tare' - from Mantrasphere Live at the Big Arts Day in Lydiard Park  Thumbnail
'Poverty; Mother Of All Crime' - Chris Povey Feb 26 2015 30 secs Chris Povey's entry to the Swindon Independent Film Microshorts challenge. The sentence he interprets here is 'Poverty is the mother of crime'  Thumbnail
'Yo Ho No' - Tides of Change Feb 26 2015 5 mins 10 secs 'Tides of Change' get it on for Swindon Shuffle at The Furnace, Commercial Road  Thumbnail
'This moment is your life' - Oliver Rogers Feb 25 2015 45 secs Oliver Rogers entry to the Swindon Independent Film - Microshorts challenge. The sentence chosen to depict was 'This moment is your life'. Oliver is 17 and studies film at New College....  Thumbnail
Mind Awareness - Harry Toffolo and Andy Rowland Feb 25 2015 13 mins 23 secs Two Swindon Town stars discuss the need to raise awareness of how common mental health issues are - and the need to combat any stigma. Ex Swindon Town's Andy Rowland now works with Swindon Mind...  Thumbnail
'Kick in the Doors' - Black Hats Feb 24 2015 3 mins 26 secs Black Hats live at the Furnace for Swndon Shuffle - with 'Kick In the Doors'  Thumbnail
'15 Things' Swindon Independent Film Feb 23 2015 30 secs An entry to the Swindon Independent Film 'Microcshorts Challenge' - the brief: make a short (up to 30 sec) film interpretation of the sentence 'Today I’ve identified 15 objects on my...  Thumbnail
Stagecoach - Teresa's School of Dance Feb 21 2015 2 mins 8 secs A performance of youngsters from Teresa's School of Dance on the Stagecoach bill at Lydiard Park Arts festival 2012  Thumbnail
New Day Rising - The Bataleurs Feb 16 2015 2 mins 43 secs Its a New Day Rising for the Bataleurs - performing here for Swindon Shuffle.  Thumbnail
State Of Play - Harry Toffolo Feb 12 2015 8 mins 41 secs Swindon Town left-back Harry Toffolo talks to club legend Andy Rowland about Swindon's current fortunes, his loan from Norwich and future international possibilities.  Thumbnail
Plane Spotting in 1950 Jul 1 1950 3 mins 4 secs Take a trip up the A4, to post war Heathrow, for some 1950 plane spotting.  Thumbnail
'The Cost of Crime' Feb 7 2015 39 secs the second in from Swindon Independent Film's 'Microshort Challenge' and shot entirely on a tiny microdrone; 'The Cost of Crime' focuses on the moral implications of criminal...  Thumbnail
'Sideshow Freaks' - Kitchen Sink Dramas Feb 6 2015 3 mins 19 secs 'Sideshow Freaks' - performed by Kitchen Sink Dramas live at the Beehive , Prospect Hill  Thumbnail
Swindon Community Conference - Volunteering Feb 5 2015 25 mins 15 secs Swindon Community Conference - In this section Sue Dunmore from the Volunteer Centre summarises the facts of volunteering.  Thumbnail
'Taking On Men' - Jez Lowe Feb 1 2015 5 mins 15 secs Enjoy a taste of Swindon's wonderful Folksingers Club - which also happens to be Britain's oldest continuous Folk Club. Here is a song performed by guest Jez Lowe at the club's 55th...  Thumbnail
Children's Fancy Dress in 1955 Jan 30 2015 37 secs Is that your Grandma dressed as a rabbit? Fancy Dress was a common feature in bygone summer fetes. This one is from 60 years ago.  Thumbnail