Detail

Title ID 1549Collection ID43
TitleJoce and Gill on Holiday
Date1938-1939
CollectionEmberton Family
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionHoliday
ThemeFamily Life Seaside Leisure
KeywordsBeaches Children Family Holidays Leisure Time Activities Mothers Sea Fishing Summer Swimming
Location
LocalPolzeath
RegionalCornwall
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionJoseph Emberton
CameraJoseph Emberton
ParticipantsGillian Emberton; Jocelyn Emberton; Kathleen Emberton
FormatColour Silent
Duration12 min.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

Two films of the Emberton family on holiday in Polzeath in the Summers of 1938 and 1939. Both films feature several scenes of the two children, Jocelyn and Gillian and their mother Kathleen on the beach, paddling and swimming in the water. Kathleen is filmed surfing/body boarding on a simple wooden board, and the family go on a fishing trip.