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Earth Message

Australia, 1970 (MIFF 1971, Australian Films)

Director: Arthur Cantrill

A study of the early winter landscape of the hills and bush around Canberra, using multiple super impositions of images.

Silver Award, Alan Stout Award, Australian Film Awards 1970

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