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A Queen Who Returned

Australia, 1958 (MIFF 1958, Programme 13)

Director: Gil Brealey

This is a film about a city ... its people . . .and a Queen who returned. It not only records the visit to Victoria of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, but it also shows the city of Melbourne changing dramatically into the modern metropolis that the Queen saw on this, her second visit. (Documentary.)

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