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Ned Kelly – Australian Paintings by Nolan

Australia, 1961 (MIFF 1962)

Director: Tim Burstall

The famous bushranger's story in paintings and music. Second Prize, Open Section, "for its powerful interpretation of the Ned Kelly story through an original ballad".

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