Tennant Creek in passing

Australia, 1974

Film
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This film views Tennant Creek in the form of a passing glimpse, beginning with some long-shot filming of the natural environment and mines at sunrise in an approach to the town, focusing on buildings, inhabitants, passing vehicles and travellers, and completing the view with aerial shots moving away from Tennant Creek at sunset.

Credits

director

James Coffey

producer

Frank Bagnall

production company

Film Australia

Language

English

Duration

00:07:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

29339

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Australia - Description and travel

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Australia - Social life and customs

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Cities and towns - Australia

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Mining towns

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Northern Territory - Description and travel

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Outback Australia

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Tennant Creek (N.T.)

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Places → Cities and towns - Australia

Places → Outback Australia

Places → Tennant Creek (N.T.)

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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