Alan Peters - The Makers' Maker 47 mins.
Leading a generation of furniture makers in the
late 20th Century Alan Peters was a direct link
with the Arts & Crafts Movement having apprenticed
to Edward Barnsley. Jeremy Broun knew Alan as a
professional friend over several decades and this unique
documentary gives insight into the life and work of a
truly inspirational designer maker who was aptly
awarded the OBE in 1990. no one understood the
character of wood as intimately as he did and in
his timeless designs he always showed that
respect for material - how wood moves.
Martin Grierson - a life in furniture 47 mins.
At the time Jeremy Broun recorded an impromptu
interview in 2013 Martin Grierson was the UK's most
senior prominent furniture designer maker. Having
set up a workshop in 1975 Martin was already a well known award winning industrial designer. This unique documentary traces Martin's career, looks at his inspirations and looks at
some major public commissions including seating for The
British Craftsmanship in Wood 60 mins.
Film and furniture maker attended the first exhibition
at Cheltenham where the best of British furniture
craft was on display. This unique documentary includes off the cuff interviews with several makers and shows the rich variety of high quality work on display.