The Tench

United Kingdom, 1965

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Episode of Series “Anglers’ Corner”
One of a series of films on inland water fishing in England introduced by Bernard Venables. On a soft late-summer day we go float fishing for tench on the Bridgewater Canal in Somerset. The behaviour of the fish and bait are seen in close up, a strike is shown and the fish is caught.

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Credits

producer/director

Maxwell Munden

production company

Max Munden Productions

Duration

00:15:05:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1965

Appears in

Anglers' Corner

Group of items

Anglers' Corner

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010717

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Fishermen

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Outdoor recreation - Great Britain

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Fishermen

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Fishing - Great Britain

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Outdoor recreation - Great Britain

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Sports

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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