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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 »

Introducing E. V. B. Sampson

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

THE BACK OF BEYOND

The Birdsville Track is over three hundred miles long. It joins Maree in South Australia to Birdsville in Queensland, and is the main stock route for cattle moving south from the stations of Western ... More »

Late Winter to Early Spring

A lyrical documentary set in the Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne; basically an exercise in telling a story through pictures: no dialogue or commentary is used. The film presents a number of small ... More »

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