Blue collar blues

Australia, 1972

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Episode of Series “Four corners (Television program)”.
The film through interviews, discusses the problems of automation and the alternatives. The contrast is shown between a Ford factory where the assembly line was devised sixty years ago, the fastest car factory in the world - the General Motors plant in Ohio, the Volvo plant in Sweden, and an Avon factory in Sydney. No other credits available.

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production company

ABC

Duration

00:35:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1972

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Group of items

Four corners (Television program)

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

320279

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Automobile industry and trade

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Factories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Industrial efficiency

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Job satisfaction

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Automobile industry and trade

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Industrial relations

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Automation

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

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Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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