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The Shape of Quality

Australia, 1965 (MIFF 1965, Australian Films)

Director: Fred Schepisi

The manufacture of the body, and the assembly of the complete Volkswagen, is shown in this film which is distinguished by complex camera work and striking colour effects.

Silver Award, Public Relations Category, Australian Film Awards, 1965.

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