FILM : Case of the Missing Scene, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Case of the Missing Scene, The 1951 Ivor Bowyer, Susanne Gibbs, Stephen Bourne, Noel Johnson, Tony Quinn, Peter Butterworth Buckinghamshire, Norfolk
Director : Don Chaffey   Production Company : GB Instructional Ltd.  Region : SOUTH EAST A-D

A film crew is sent to Norfolk to make a short film about the bittern but during their stay poachers attempt to shoot the bird and their efforts are recorded by the camera.

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The film is available to watch on the East Anglian Film Archive website here http://www.eafa.org.uk/catalogue/213709

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Case of the Missing Scene, The - Most of the action takes place around the film's Bittern Inn in fictional Poldyke, Norfolk. In reality this is The Ferry House Inn next to the River Yare on Ferry Road, Surlingham, Norfolk.
Case of the Missing Scene, The

camisc001. Most of the action takes place around the film's Bittern Inn in fictional Poldyke, Norfolk. In reality this is The Ferry House Inn next to the River Yare on Ferry Road, Surlingham, Norfolk.

Case of the Missing Scene, The - Mary (Susanne Gibbs) says 'bye to Johnny (Stephen Bourne) as he sets off on his bicycle.
Case of the Missing Scene, The

camisc002. Mary (Susanne Gibbs) says 'bye to Johnny (Stephen Bourne) as he sets off on his bicycle.

Case of the Missing Scene, The - At the fictional Imperial Studios of Regent Instructional Films Ltd., a crew gets ready to travel to Norfolk to capture scenes of a bittern. Denham Film Laboratories at Denham Green in Buckinghamshire.
Case of the Missing Scene, The

camisc003. At the fictional Imperial Studios of Regent Instructional Films Ltd., a crew gets ready to travel to Norfolk to capture scenes of a bittern. Denham Film Laboratories at Denham Green in Buckinghamshire.

Case of the Missing Scene, The - George (Peter Butterworth) climbs down from cleaning the inn's windows when he's called to help with the film crew's luggage. This 45 minute short was produced by Children's Entertainment Films, part of the Rank Organisation and the forerunner of the Children's Film Foundation.
Case of the Missing Scene, The

camisc004. George (Peter Butterworth) climbs down from cleaning the inn's windows when he's called to help with the film crew's luggage. This 45 minute short was produced by Children's Entertainment Films, part of the Rank Organisation and the forerunner of the Children's Film Foundation.

Case of the Missing Scene, The - Boven, the leader of a gang of poachers, drives away after demanding that George capture a bittern for a client.
Case of the Missing Scene, The

camisc005. Boven, the leader of a gang of poachers, drives away after demanding that George capture a bittern for a client.

Case of the Missing Scene, The - Crawford (Noel Johnson) and his assistant Tony (Ivor Bowyer) return to The Bittern Inn after a days filming.
Case of the Missing Scene, The

camisc006. Crawford (Noel Johnson) and his assistant Tony (Ivor Bowyer) return to The Bittern Inn after a days filming.

Case of the Missing Scene, The - When a clue to finding the poachers is found, Johnny calls on the village constable, Sam (Norman Pierce).
Case of the Missing Scene, The

camisc007. When a clue to finding the poachers is found, Johnny calls on the village constable, Sam (Norman Pierce).

Case of the Missing Scene, The - Johnny follows Boven's car when he drives past Sam's house.
Case of the Missing Scene, The

camisc008. Johnny follows Boven's car when he drives past Sam's house.

Case of the Missing Scene, The - Boven arrives at the barn where he collects the latest catch from the poachers.
Case of the Missing Scene, The

camisc009. Boven arrives at the barn where he collects the latest catch from the poachers.

Case of the Missing Scene, The - The first of Crawford's footage arrives at the labs from Norfolk. Denham Film Laboratories at Denham Green in Buckinghamshire. The location was also used in 'Spaceways' and 'Q Planes'.
Case of the Missing Scene, The

camisc010. The first of Crawford's footage arrives at the labs from Norfolk. Denham Film Laboratories at Denham Green in Buckinghamshire. The location was also used in 'Spaceways' and 'Q Planes'.

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