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[Holiday in Switzerland]
A brief amateur film recording a holiday to Switzerland. The majority of the footage focuses on the outdoor markets in Bern - the cameraman pays particular attention to the women wearing traditional Swiss dresses.
With the Bentley in France and Switzerland
A film by architect Joseph Emberton of a holiday with his wife Kathleen. They travel to the French Alps and the Lausanne region of Switzerland, in their Bentley car. The couple enjoy swimming and relaxing in the holiday resorts and take in the mountain scenery.
A film by Joseph Emberton of a skiing holiday with his wife in St. Moritz. They travel by train and watch ice skating, including the European Figure Skating champions Cecilia Colledge and Megan Taylor at the Chanterella ice rink. The Emberton's take skiing lessons and Joseph Emberton injures his leg and is taken to hospital.
Classic Cinema Club Embassy Branch River Outing
A Cinema Club's outing to Hampton Court by pleasure steamer on the River Thames
[Mia Macklin's Wedding]
|Date||5 May 1940||ID||10651|
This film shows the wedding of figure skater and actress Mia Macklin to Peter Rowland Hodge. The groom is dressed in an Army officers dress uniform and the guests wear stylish outfits.
A wartime wedding complete with preparations at the bride's family home, the gathering at the church and reception.
[Show Jumping; Family Leisure and Holidays; School Sports Day]
|Date||[ca. 1953]; [ca. 1959]||ID||5441|
This colour and black and white film documents the Wood family on holiday in Cornwall and Devon. The film shows the family at home and at a children's sports day event and showjumping contest.
Horsted Keynes Women’s Institute
Members of the Women's Institute hold a monthly meeting at the historic listed building of 'Treemans' in Horsted Keynes in this colour film from 1954.
[Bill's Party; Garden Scenes; Farnborough Air Display]
This edited colour and black and white film opens with interior shots of a family gathering for Bonfire Night at their home in Laleham; including scenes of guests dancing and socialising together in the front room. The second part of the film shows a young toddler playing at home with a box and out in the garden with a hose. The final part shows a brief shot of aircraft during the Farnborough Air Show.
[Family trip to Southend - Golden Hind and the seaside]
Film of a visit to the seaside attractions of Southend shows a mother and son on the pier, at the amusements and on the beach.
[A Glimpse of Yugoslavia]
This amateur travelog-style documentary explores the former country of Yugoslavia supported by a voice-over and commercial music soundtrack. The film tours the regions of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovenia and Croatia; visiting areas of cultural note, markets and countryside.
[Lake District Holiday; Cub Football Match; New Bike]
|Date||1974; 1975; 1976||ID||9412|
A film shows a family camping holiday to Coniston in Cumbria. The film is intercut with shots of a Cub Scout football match. The final part shows the family at home.
Mrs Emberton; The clothes we wore [Jocelyn and Gillian Emberton oral history interview clip 3]
An edited extract from an oral history interview with Jocelyn Emberton-Underwood and her sister Gillian Farwell; talking about their memories of the clothes they and their mother wore. This short film combines interview footage with material from home movies from the 1930s and 1950s, filmed by their father, prominent British architect Joseph Emberton.
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