Detail

Title ID 10754Collection ID1474
TitleMemories of 'The Mount' [Jocelyn and Gillian Emberton oral history interview clip 2]
DateApril 2010
CollectionJocelyn and Gillian Emberton Oral History
Genre/TypeProfessionalScreen Archive South EastNon-fictionOral History
ThemeFamily Life
KeywordsChildren Everyday Life Family Domestic Gardens 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
Duration00:02:53:00
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 childhood and the home movies in the 1930s and 1950s, filmed by their farther, prominent British architect Joseph Emberton. This short film combines interview footage with material from the archive featuring their childhood garden.

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 and Gillian talk about the garden at their family home 'The Mount' in Cobham, Surrey. They talk about different parts of the garden, and days spent playing there as children. This short film combines interview footage with material from the archive collection featuring Jocelyn and Gillian as young girls, playing in the garden.

Stills

a still from 'Memories of 'The Mount' [Jocelyn and Gillian Emberton oral history interview clip 2] (2010)