ANAM Research. The difficulties of researching the life of crofters.

The film is set between 1919 and 1928, mainly in and around a a crofter’s cottage. It proved difficult to find film material and pictures from that time, since people back then seemed to be more interested in more grandiose things than simple cottage interiors. Some of the best references I found turned out to be paintings.

abercrombie-children-and-an-elder-woman-in-a-cottage-interior john frederick lewis (1805 - 1879) thomas-faed-interior-with-children-at-play 1889the-village-maiden  three-score-years-and-ten

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ANAM Research. The difficulties of researching the life of crofters.

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