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Giants in the Land

USA, 1955 (MIFF 1956, Power)

Director: Victor Stalow

A coverage on the utilisation of Diesel power. The film employs a silhouette sequence showing the methods of the pioneers followed by an animated sequence on the development of the Diesel engine.

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Power by Road

Australia, 1955
The strengthening of bridges, control of traffic and the use of a special vehicle were required to transport large electrical transformers from Melbourne to Yallourn. ... More »

Berth 24

UK, 1950
An army of men is needed for the "turn round" of the S.S. Bravo which plies with freight and passengers between Hull and Gothenburg. Each "turn round" is a test of professional skill and a race again… More »

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