Self-help

Malaysia, 1951

Film
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Villagers in Malaya, living in widely separated huts open to attack by terrorists, clear a new site and move their village to an area more easily protected by police and their newly formed Home Guard unit.

Credits

production company

Malayan Film Unit

Language

English

Duration

00:07:43:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

28355

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Village communities

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Terrorism

Crime, Espionage, Justice, Police & Prisons → Terrorism

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Malaysia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Malaysia - Politics and government

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Malaysia - Rural conditions

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Terrorism

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Village communities

History → Malaya - History

Short films

Short films → Short films - Malaysia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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