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MELBOURNE ON FILM SHORTS 2

(MIFF 2011, Our Space)

See Melbourne through the decades with these shorts focusing on the environs of our fair city. Spanning the 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s, these films capture the streets and architecture of Melbourne in all their glory.

Read more about the Melbourne on Film program in Senses of Cinema.

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MELBOURNE ON FILM SHORTS 1

... Presented by ... ... ... See Melbourne through the decades with these shorts focusing on the environs of our fair city. Spanning the 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s, these films capture the streets and ... More »

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