Stella, Tiny, St. Trinnean’s & World War II

This week has been a great fact finding week for the Stella and Tiny documentary. I received another letter from Scotland. A gentleman had read my letter in the paper and knew Stella and Tiny quite well, particularly during the late sixties and early seventies and, amazingly enough, he is actually in one of the…

Stella and Tiny RIP

Today I arrived at the office and there was a letter waiting for me. Nothing unusual there you may think, but this was an actual letter; written by hand, by a real person.┬áIt’s been quite a while since I have received a handwritten letter. The stamp on the envelope was Scottish, which immediately made me…

Stella and Tiny new leads

Today has been an interesting day, I found two little bits of evidence tucked away amongst some papers that should help shine some light on who these filmmakers are. The two bit’s of paper have one thing in common – they are both from The Dundee Linoleum Company Limited. The business card also has a…

Stella and Tiny update

Just a quick update on Stella and Tiny. I received an email this morning from the Angus Council saying they have forwarded my email onto the Archives department. Hopefully they can tell me something. arbroathdocumentaryresearchstella&tiny

Looking for Stella and Tiny

Today I started my search for a couple called Stella and Tiny. It’s research for a Documentary I am making about them. They were/are a couple from Scotland who travelled the world from around 1964 – 1975. They documented their travels with a 8mm and Super 8mm cine camera and made some wonderful travel films…