FILM : Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids
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Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids 1968 Len Jones, Ian Ellis, Brinsley Forde, Suzanne Togni, Lionel Hawkes, Kim Tallmadge, Michael Audreson Hertfordshire
Director : Harry Booth   Production Company : Century Film Productions, Children's Film Foundation (CFF)  Region : SOUTH EAST M-Q

The fun misadventures of a group of children as they try to control their runaway home-made raft.

This listing features an episode from the first series of 'The Magnificent Six and 1/2' which were British short films made for the Children's Film Foundation.

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Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids - Toby (Brinsley Forde) and Stodger (Lionel Hawkes) arrive at a the canal where they find the lock under repair. Batchworth Lock on the Grand Union Canal as it passes through Rickmansworth in Hertfordshire.
Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids

masiha1401. Toby (Brinsley Forde) and Stodger (Lionel Hawkes) arrive at a the canal where they find the lock under repair. Batchworth Lock on the Grand Union Canal as it passes through Rickmansworth in Hertfordshire.

Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids - As the pair cross the canal, a Workman (Denis Shaw) and his Mate (Alfred Maron) point out the sign. Batchworth Lock off Church Road, Rickmansworth.
Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids

masiha1402. As the pair cross the canal, a Workman (Denis Shaw) and his Mate (Alfred Maron) point out the sign. Batchworth Lock off Church Road, Rickmansworth.

Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids - The Workman tells the boys that they can't use the lock. Batchworth Lock in Rickmansworth.
Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids

masiha1403. The Workman tells the boys that they can't use the lock. Batchworth Lock in Rickmansworth.

Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids - Hoping to make money by ferrying people across the canal, Steve (Len Jones) steers the gangs home-made raft as it's blown along the street with Dumbo (Ian Ellis) being pulled behind.
Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids

masiha1404. Hoping to make money by ferrying people across the canal, Steve (Len Jones) steers the gangs home-made raft as it's blown along the street with Dumbo (Ian Ellis) being pulled behind.

Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids - The raft careers downhill.
Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids

masiha1405. The raft careers downhill.

Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids - Parked cars are dodged.
Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids

masiha1406. Parked cars are dodged.

Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids - Dumbo struggles to halt the raft as Whizz (Michael Audreson), Liz (Suzanne Togni), Toby and Steve cover their eyes.
Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids

masiha1407. Dumbo struggles to halt the raft as Whizz (Michael Audreson), Liz (Suzanne Togni), Toby and Steve cover their eyes.

Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids - The kids scream as a corner is taken.
Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids

masiha1408. The kids scream as a corner is taken.

Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids - The raft approaches two parked trucks. To the left of centre stands the Studio 70 cinema at the corner of Shenley Road and Brook Road in Borehamwood, Hertfordshire. The venue was closed and demolished in 1981 to be replaced by Isopad House and Hertsmere House, which have since also been torn down.
Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids

masiha1409. The raft approaches two parked trucks. To the left of centre stands the Studio 70 cinema at the corner of Shenley Road and Brook Road in Borehamwood, Hertfordshire. The venue was closed and demolished in 1981 to be replaced by Isopad House and Hertsmere House, which have since also been torn down.

Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids - Missing the trucks, the corner is taken at speed and the contraption heads towards an open manhole. Shenley Road at the junction with Elstree Way.
Magnificent Six and ½, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Kontiki Kids

masiha1410. Missing the trucks, the corner is taken at speed and the contraption heads towards an open manhole. Shenley Road at the junction with Elstree Way.

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