Stan King: book binder

Australia, 1978

Film
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Episode of Series “Craft as a Livelihood”.
Stan King has been a bookbinder for forty-four years. Despite the mechanisation that has taken place, Stan believes that bookbinding is not finished as a craft and while there is a need for high quality books, there will be skilled craftsmen who will be able to produce them.

Credits

producer

Nina Syme

production company

Victorian Film Corporation

Duration

00:05:10:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1978

Appears in

Group of items

Craft as a Livelihood

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

322904

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Bookbinding

Crafts & Visual Arts → Arts and crafts movement

Crafts & Visual Arts → Bookbinding

Crafts & Visual Arts → Handicraft - Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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