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

Duration

00:07:43:00

Production places
Malaysia
Production dates
1951

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

28355

Language

English

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

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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