Project 500 Kv

Australia, 1972

Film
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Tells the story of the stringing of high voltage cables across the Gippsland countryside. Working with electric line transmissions oat half a million volts is difficult work and both the testing of the apparatus and the building of the towers and lines provide many spectacular scenes.

Credits

producer

Shan Benson

Language

English

Duration

00:22:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27600

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Gippsland (Vic.)

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Gippsland (Vic.) - Description and travel

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Victoria

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Electricity

Places → Gippsland (Vic.)

Places → Victoria

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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