Skip to main content

Cable Jointing

Australia, 1960 (MIFF 1962)

Director: J. Fitzsimons

The film shows improved methods in cable jointing. Second Prize, Teaching Section, "for its clarity of exposition and efficiency in the use of step-by-step methods in its demonstrations".

See also...

Henry G. Smith

The first of a series dealing with Australian pioneers, this film, by the use of historic documents and apparatus, deals with the life and work of Henry G. Smith (1852-1924), one of our first organic ... More »

Suicide Trail

A clever parody of Have Gun Will Travel, as we learn the dangers of driving and drinking late at night. ... More »

Tumanu's People

The problems of assimilating the aborigines in the Northern Territory are shown, with something of what the Commonwealth Government is doing to help these people, through the N.T. Administration's ... More »

AUSTRALIA'S LAND OF TOMORROW

The story of what is happening in the northern and central areas of Australia. It contrasts the stone-age nomad making fire and the blazing furnaces at Mount Isa; an aborigine digging yams and modern ... More »

Not By Choice

A soup kitchen in Sydney provides meals for the down and outs of the city. This documentary film, frankly emotional in approach, gives a glimpse of the institution and of the lives of the men they ... More »

Blue Water Island

The people on the Fourneaux Group of islands in Bass Strait; farming, mutton birds and holiday attractions. ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director