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From the Tropics to the Snow

Australia, 1964 (MIFF 1965)

Director: R. Mason, J. Lee

Within the framework of a parody on a story con­ference, this brilliantly shot travel film gives fascinat­ing glimpses of the many tourist attractions of Australia.

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