Tag Archives: landscapes

The Ryan Battle Collection, no. 3 – Italy Vacation

This home movie captures scenes of the Battle family in Italy as they visit the countryside and the beautiful fountains and gardens of Villa d’Este in Tivoli.

Fatal Car Wreck I (2013)

This student film, made by Hunter Rowe, uses archival footage from the Texas Archive of the Moving Image to tell the story of a man reflecting on his death and life after a fatal car crash. The film uses picturesque home movie scenes as the narrator speaks about his life–what he did and what he

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The Coltman Collection, no. 7 – Pease Park, Austin, 1972

This home movie from the Coltman Collection captures the family enjoying the hike and bike trail and a picnic at Pease Park in Austin.

The Coltman Collection, no. 2 – Honeymoon in Mozambique, 1955

This home movie from the Coltman Collection captures scenes from Peter and Felicity’s honeymoon in and around Maputo, Mozambique. It features the couple swimming in the ocean, lying on the beach, taking boat tours and exploring the city. Footage includes ocean views, sailing, fishing, docks and harbors, hippopotamuses in the water, and architectural points of

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The Coltman Collection, no. 21 – Westlake Hills Survey Project

This home movie captures scenes of an architecture student of Peter Coltman

Bell Family, 1958 North Carolina

The Bell family visits with extended family at the maternal grandparents farm in North Carolina includes a trip to the Tweetsie Railroad in Blowing Rock, North Carolina.

Bell Family, 1955 North Carolina

The Bell family visits the extended family in North Carolina and the filming includes scenes of horse riding, playing catch, admiring azaleas and rhododendrons in bloom and sightseeing along the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Bell Family, 1967-1969

Home movies from the Bell clan offer a great look at family life in 1950s Gatesville. In this footage, youngest son Wendell Bell celebrates his 15-17th birthdays and marches with the Gatesville Hornets high school marching band. Also shown is a visit to the maternal grandparents farm in North Carolina with scenes from Blue Ridge

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Bell Family, 1963-1966

Home movies from the Bell clan offer a great look at family life in 1950s Gatesville. In this footage, younger son Wendell Bell celebrates his 11th-14th birthdays.