Thoughts on Fox Hunting (1975)

About the Film

Features the legendary huntsman Melvin Poe and the hounds of the Orange County Hunt near The Plains, Virginia. Narration by Alexander McKay-Smith from Lord Peter Beckford's 18th century classic Thoughts on Hunting

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Cine Golden EagleSinking Creek Judges Award


For licensing, film rights and permissions, contact Tom Davenport, the distributor Tom Davenport, or Folkstreams.

Film Details

  • Film by: Tom Davenport
  • Produced by: Tom and Mimi Davenport
  • Cinematographer: Harrison O'Connor, Tom Davenport, Catherine Hartz
  • Sound: Mimi Davenport
  • Editor: Tom Davenport
  • Funding: The National Endowment for the Humanities
  • Original Format: Film: 16mm
  • ©1975, Tom Davenport
  • 30 mins, Color
  • Categories:
    Rural LifeSports/Hunting