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[Climbing in France]
This edited and intertitled pre-war film shows a group of friends on a climbing trip in the Rhône-Alpes Savoie region of France. The group plan and make preparations at home in a garden, before packing their belongings to set off. In France, the group climb and walk, with views of rural village life, plants and wildlife. The group stop at Pralognan, the waterfalls of the La Fraiche valley, Val-d'Isere and Col de L'Iseran.
A film by architect Joseph Emberton of a holiday with his wife Kathleen to Brittany. The film begins in St. Malo and they visit Dinard, Mont St. Michel, Coutance Cathedral and Deauville. They travel through Brittany in their Bentley car and enjoy the local architecture as well as the beaches.
A film by architect Joseph Emberton of his travels to three European architectural exhibitions; the first in pre-war Dusseldorf, the second in Paris and the third, at the Empire Exhibition in Glasgow.
Dinard and Paris Exhibition
This colour and black and white film shows a family holiday to France, visiting Dinard, St Malo and Le Mont Saint-Michel. The second film shows highlights of the International Exposition dedicated to Art and Technology in Modern Life with the German and Soviet Union Pavilions adjacent to the Eiffel Tower along with gardens and street scenes and several Parisian landmarks.
[Le Mans Racing Track]
|Date||19-20 June 1937||ID||10650|
This film shows Violette (Violet) Cordery with family and friends at the Le Mans Racing Track for the 24 hour race. The film includes scenes of cars coming into the pit lane (No. 2 Bugatti; No. 3 Lagonda LG45 - Driven by GBR: Johnny Hindmarsh and Charles Brackenbury ?), and several cars leaving the pit lane to undertake laps of the track. A brief shot of the records score board shows the last 12 hours at the track.
Holiday to the South of France
Footage shot by Mr. and Mrs. Rudd on a family holiday to France with their two children, Susan and Christopher, includes beach and cafe scenes, views of the coastal landscape and sea and a horse-drawn parade.
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.
[Reg’s Wedding Scenes]
A compilation of home movie material which includes images of two weddings - one a church wedding, the other at a registry office. There is also footage of a holiday to France, cars being loaded and unloaded from aeroplanes, an amateur cricket match, picnics, and the film-maker's children.
[Miscellaneous Holiday and Family Scenes]
|Date||1946; June 1947; July-August 1948||ID||4045|
A film depicting family scenes and outings. As well as shots of Kensington in London, the family travel to Bembridge on the Isle of Wight and over to France.
[Lt M. C. Grant in the Army and Skiing]
Scenes at Dover where a ferry to Calais is being loaded. Lt M.C. Grant and other soldiers are seen at the Harbour. There are various scenes of their travels through France and Italy, showing the Alps with panoramic views of the mountains, and Lt. Grant skiing. There are also scenes of military vehicles.
|Date||1947 - 1948||ID||5682|
The film shows the Dickins family from Surrey on two separate trips to France. The film contains some shots of the landscape, beach and street scenes.
Holidays in Switzerland
On a drive to Switzerland, this film records visits to French towns before a tour of the ports and villages around Lausanne, Lake Geneva and the Rhône Valley. A visit to the Great St Bernard Pass in the Alps is followed by stays in Lucerne and Zurich.
[French Riviera Trip; Christmas at Home]
Two films of the Embertons, firstly on holiday in the French Riviera, and then at home celebrating Christmas. They travel to Nice, stay with friends in Menton and take in the town sights and sea front. At home, their daughters Jocelyn and Gillian are filmed decorating the Christmas tree and dressing in evening gowns, posing for the camera.
[Holiday; Cricket; Golf; Outings]
A compilation of items filmed by Joseph Emberton, including a holiday in France, cricket, golfing and the beach.
This film shows a family leaving to go on holiday to France, Switzerland and Italy by car and train.
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