Rice

United States, 1963

Film
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Discusses the importance of rice in the life and culture of the people of Asia, pointing out that primitive methods cannot produce enough food for Asia’s rapidly increasing population. Describes the work of two American foundations which have established a research and training centre to assist Asian farmers increase their yield. Written by Howard Enders Narrated by John Connell.

Credits

co-director

Wheaton Galentine

Willard Van Dyke

production company

McGraw-Hill Films

Language

English

Duration

00:26:20:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27914

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Agriculture - China

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Agriculture - Research

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Rice

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Rice - Harvesting

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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