Sweet are the fruits

Australia, 1964

Film
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Tells the story of the growing and harvesting of pears, apricots and peaches in the Ardmona District of Northern Victoria. Shows the huge cannery in operation at Mooroopna - grading, peeling, coring, cutting, filling cans, adding syrup and sterilizing, labelling, packaging and finally despatching cartons. Gives a picture of a worker’s typical day and life in the caravan park. Features Joan Harris and Frederick Parslow.

Credits

director

Jennie Blackwood

production company

Zanthus Films

Language

English

Duration

00:17:38:00

Colour

Colour

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