FILM : Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation)
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation) 1972 Peter Newby, Gary Kemp, Eileen Fletcher, Robin Askwith, Roger Avon, Richard Coleman London
Director : David Eady   Production Company : Children's Film Foundation (CFF), Eady-Barnes Productions  Region : LONDON H-L

A runaway travels to London looking for his father and gets involved with the proceeds from a bank robbery.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson.

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Children's Film Foundation Collection: Runaways (Johnny on the Run | Hide and Seek | Terry on the Fence ) [DVD]

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Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation) - Keith Lawson (Peter Newby) keeps low as he makes his escape from the Approved School where he was a resident.
Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation)

hidse501. Keith Lawson (Peter Newby) keeps low as he makes his escape from the Approved School where he was a resident.

Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation) - The young lad makes his way past the locked gates to scale the wall.
Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation)

hidse502. The young lad makes his way past the locked gates to scale the wall.

Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation) - Once outside, Keith thumbs a lift as a van approaches. The film's end titles advise that it was
Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation)

hidse503. Once outside, Keith thumbs a lift as a van approaches. The film's end titles advise that it was "Made entirely on location in Deptford, London, England".

Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation) - Once Keith is aboard, the Bedford delivery van is driven away, towards London. The van is also seen in 'Ooh, You Are Awful'.
Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation)

hidse504. Once Keith is aboard, the Bedford delivery van is driven away, towards London. The van is also seen in 'Ooh, You Are Awful'.

Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation) - The escapee arrives in London to look for his father. Tower Bridge in London SE1 with The Tower Hotel on St Katharine's Way in the background.
Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation)

hidse505. The escapee arrives in London to look for his father. Tower Bridge in London SE1 with The Tower Hotel on St Katharine's Way in the background.

hidse505n. The same location now by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 09-04-2015)

Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation) - The van turns a corner in an inner city suburb. The Prince Albert public house on Edward Street at the junction with Amersham Vale and Kerry Road in New Cross SE14. The corner is still there, but nothing else is!
Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation)

hidse506. The van turns a corner in an inner city suburb. The Prince Albert public house on Edward Street at the junction with Amersham Vale and Kerry Road in New Cross SE14. The corner is still there, but nothing else is!

hidse506n. Mark Craig provides this Google view to support the fact that only the corner remains. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 30-11-2015)

Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation) - Now alone in the big city, Keith waves and watches as the van drives away.
Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation)

hidse507. Now alone in the big city, Keith waves and watches as the van drives away.

Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation) - The camera pans, showing the railway line from Deptford to London Bridge and Edward Street passing beneath the bridge to the bottom left. Napier Street heads southward left of centre and the Old Police Station stands on Amersham Vale right of centre.
Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation)

hidse508. The camera pans, showing the railway line from Deptford to London Bridge and Edward Street passing beneath the bridge to the bottom left. Napier Street heads southward left of centre and the Old Police Station stands on Amersham Vale right of centre.

hidse508n. Mark Craig believes the camera to have been set up on top of the tower block at Staunton Street by Kingfisher Square Medical Centre. Until access to the top floor can be gained to verify Mark sends this Google view. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 30-11-2015)

Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation) - A Milkman (Graham Stark) chases after Keith as he steals a pint of milk. Flamingo Court on Hamilton Street in Deptford SE8. All gone.
Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation)

hidse509. A Milkman (Graham Stark) chases after Keith as he steals a pint of milk. Flamingo Court on Hamilton Street in Deptford SE8. All gone.

hidse509n. Mark Craig says that Flamingo Court is "much alive and kicking" and received a facelift in the summer of 2014 when this Google View was taken. The gardens have been enlarged and progress has, of course, provided car parking spaces. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 30-11-2015)

Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation) - A hungry Keith takes bread as the Baker (David Lodge) returns to his van after making a delivery. The corner of Hamilton Street and Deptford High Street.
Hide and Seek (Children's Film Foundation)

hidse510. A hungry Keith takes bread as the Baker (David Lodge) returns to his van after making a delivery. The corner of Hamilton Street and Deptford High Street.

hidse510n. Yes, 181 is still there. (JT).
(Modern Photo Added: 18-03-2015)

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