Herb Elliott says 'Take five and stay alive'

Australia, 1959

Film
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Herb Elliott is shown breaking the four minute mile and discussing his training. Just as poor training and condition can cause an injury which will put a runner out for the season, so a faulty motor and bad driving can put a driver and others out, perhaps for life.

Credits

production company

Cinesound

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

Language

English

Duration

00:02:12:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

29183

Subject categories

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Automobile driving

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Road safety

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Traffic accidents - Prevention

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Automobile driver education

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Road safety

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Traffic accidents - Prevention

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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