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Below the High Plains

Australia, 1960 (MIFF 1961, Programme 42)

Director: J. Scully, I. Dunlop

The S.E.C. Hydro-electric Scheme in the north-east of Victoria as seen by the people who live on the job and those who find their recreation in this area.

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