Ron and Mandi Heath: weavers

Australia, 1978

Film
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Episode of Series “Craft as a Livelihood”.
This film looks at the life style of Ron Heath, once a geologist and Mandi Heath who was a teacher, and their total commitment to their craft of weaving. They hope to make the farm on which they live self-sufficient and are continually experimenting with methods of weaving in their workshop which is in the nearby town.

Credits

director

Terry McMahon

producer

Nina Syme

production company

Victorian Film Corporation

Language

English

Duration

00:05:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

28041

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Weaving

Crafts & Visual Arts → Handicraft - Australia

Crafts & Visual Arts → Weaving

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

People → Heath, Mandi

People → Heath, Ron

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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