Video Obscurities Archive

On this page you will find links to various film items that I have archived – usually from VHS but some are from DVD. These have been archived to preserve these items from complete obscurity and unattainability.

You won’t find any hollywood blockbusters or popular TV shows here; that isn’t the point – the point is to preserve film items that would otherwise be trashed and forgotten about.

By clicking on an entry you will be taken to a page which will provide more information about the film, along with a quick overview from me. Each page will also provide an embedded video player from Archive.org (see my post for why archive.org).

The table below is sorted by date.

Picture Title Year Topic(s)
More Car Wars 1988 Motorsport
Fun With Numbers 1989 Educational, Pre-School Education
Carol Vorderman’s Video Class National Curriculum Maths Level 6 13 14 Yrs 1991 Maths, Educational, UK National Curriculum
Mandela – The Man and His Country 1990 Documentary, Nelson Mandela, Modern History
Thompson & Morgan – Hanging Baskets Window Boxes & Container 1992 Gardening, Hanging Baskets, Window Boxes, Containers
In Trust For The Nation – Houses Great and Small 1996 The National Trust, Tourism
In Trust For The Nation – Preserving The Past 1996 The National Trust, Tourism
The Call of Hawaii 1996 Music
Bow Lake & Num-Ti-Jah Lodge Presents Highlights of the Canadian Rockies by Eric Langshaw 1998 Tourism, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Bow Lake, Num-Ti-Jah, Banff, Jasper, Lake Louise
The Adventures of Woosh 200? Road Safety, Educational
The Real Old Bill 2010 Documentary, Police, UK Police