Stop laughing, this is serious

Australia, 1967

Film
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A survey of the Australian newspaper cartoon tradition from the 1880’s up to the late 1960’s. Shows many examples of Australian artists’ work, some of which are famous throughout the world. Today’s cartoonists: Emile Mercier, George Molnar, Bruce Petty and Les Tanner discuss their work, struggles and aspirations. Narrated by Frank Legg, music by Don Burrows.

Credits

producer/director

John Power

production company

Australian Broadcasting Commission

Language

English

Duration

00:42:55:00

Colour

Black and White

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