Home movie that begins with scenes of a 1947 Halloween party, where party guests are seen drinking and dancing. This is followed by Chicago street scenes of friends and family posing near their home, interior scenes of a neighborhood Chicago diner, a Chicago postal worker, an airport and a potato sack race in a park.
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Home movie of a couple’s honeymoon to Europe. Includes footage of rural and coastal France, as well as various scenes around Paris.
This home movie captures scenes of the Yousefi family celebrating traditional Persian wedding customs at their daughter’s wedding in Addison, Texas. The bride and groom sit under a silk shawl held by family members in front of their wedding spread while the traditional ceremony is performed in both English and Persian.
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
This home movie portrays rural life for the Easterwood family in the 1950s. Focusing primarily on the Easterwoods’ farm, the film captures many scenes of wheat fields, harvests, and farm equipment. Images of horses and ponies roaming in pastures, downtown Dimmitt, and an Easterwood family wedding anniversary celebration are also included.
This home movie from the Coltman Collection captures scenes from Peter and Felicity’s wedding day. Most of the footage is of the reception, where they eat a meal with friends and family, cut the wedding cake and take photos.
This home movie from the Amparo Rivera Collection documents a wedding in the 1970s. Captured are the ceremony and the bride and groom exiting the church.
This home movie from the Amparo Rivera Collection documents a wedding ceremony from the 1970s. The camera focuses on the bride, groom and priest, with a few shots of the guests.
This home movie from the Amparo Rivera collection captures the bride, groom and wedding guests exiting the church where they are treated to a mariachi serenade.