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Blue Ice

Australia, 1954 (MIFF 1955, The Local Scene)

A record of the 1953-54 Australian National Antarctic Research Expedition which relieved the scientific stations at Macquarie and Heard Islands and established a new station at Mawson, MacRobertson Land, in Australian Antarctic Territory.

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Emergency Bridge - Hutt Gully

During the winter of 1954, twelve inches rain in twenty-four hours caused extensive flooding and a washaway 110ft. long and 30ft. deep at Hutt Gully on the Great Ocean Road. This film is a record of ... More »

The Hungry Miles

This is the second production of this newlyformed film unit. Their previous film, Pensions for Veterans, was screened last year at the Festival. The present film is a dramatic presentation of the ... More »

THE BACK OF BEYOND

An impression of inland Australia ... through the fortnightly 600 Km delivery ... trip by the mailman from Marree in ... South Australia to Birdsville in Queensland. ... More »

The Coal Miner

Life among miners on Australian coalfields. The mines have been mechanised, increasing production and improving conditions. ... More »

Introducing E. V. B. Sampson

The Independent Country party candidate for Wollondilly has a few words to the Australian public. ... More »

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