Detail

Title ID 10753Collection ID1474
TitleJoseph Emberton and his family [Jocelyn and Gillian Emberton oral history interview clip 1]
DateApril 2010
CollectionJocelyn and Gillian Emberton Oral History
Genre/TypeProfessionalScreen Archive South EastNon-fictionOral History
ThemeFamily Life
KeywordsChildren Everyday Life Family Fathers Film Making Houses Oral History
Location
LocalShoreham-by-Sea
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionScreen Archive South East
CameraCatherine Walsh; Elaine Sheppard
NarratorJocelyn Emberton-Underwood; Gillian Farwell (interviewees)
SoundCatherine Walsh; Elaine Sheppard (interviewers)
FormatColour Sound
Duration00:01:10:00
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

An edited extract from an oral history interview with Jocelyn Emberton-Underwood and her sister Gillian Farwell, talking about their memories of their father, prominent British architect Joseph Emberton, his home movies from the 1930s and 1950s, and their family life. This short film combines interview footage with material from the archive collection featuring their childhood home.

Description

In this extract from their oral history interview, recorded in 2010, Jocelyn Emberton-Underwood and her sister Gillian Farwell, introduce some of their memories of their childhood and family life.

Jocelyn talks about her father, his focus on family life and their family home at 'The Mount' in Cobham, Surrey. She states that her father was very much focused on their family life and life at their home. This short film combines interview footage with material from the archive collection featuring their childhood home.

Stills

a still from 'Joseph Emberton and his family' [Jocelyn and Gillian Emberton oral history interview clip 1] (2010)