Surf Patrol

Australia, 1950

Film

Describes the training and work of surf life-saving clubs in Australia.

Last on display

ACMI Viewing Booths

Credits

director

Jack S. Allan

production company

Commonwealth Department of Information

Australian National Film Board

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Language

English

Duration

00:09:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

29115

Audience classification

Mediatheque - all ages (ACMI classified)

Subject categories

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Rescue work

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Rescue work

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Aquatic sports

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Aquatic sports - Safety measures

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Beaches

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Life-saving

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Surf lifesaving - Australia

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

MOV file H264; NFSA Digital Access Copy

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