Fire making

Australia, 1966

Film
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Episode number 8 of Series “People of the Australian western desert (A)”.
A Pintubi boy makes a fire by friction of a spear-thrower on a log.

Credits

production company

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

director
Duration

00:07:15:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1966

Appears in

People of the Australian western desert (A)

Group of items

People of the Australian western desert (A)

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

003711

Language

English

Subject categories

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - Implements

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - Social life and customs

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - Western Australia

Aboriginal Australia → Pintubi (Australian People)

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Fire

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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