The Things we want to keep

Australia, 1979

Film
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Looks at many of Australia’s historic buildings, towns, aboriginal sites, parks, flora and fauna. Shows some of the restoration work that has been done and encourages people to be aware of their heritage and to start thinking about change and the environment.

Credits

production company

Film Australia

Australian Heritage Commission

producer

Malcolm Otton

Duration

00:22:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1979

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010800

Language

English

Subject categories

Aboriginal Australia → Art, Aboriginal Australian

Aboriginal Australia → Sacred sites (Australian Aboriginal)

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Wilderness areas - Australia

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Conservation of natural resources - Australia

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural resources - Environmental aspects

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Wilderness areas - Australia

Crafts & Visual Arts → Architecture - Conservation and restoration

Crafts & Visual Arts → Art, Aboriginal Australian

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Cultural relativism

History → Aboriginal Australians - Antiquities

History → Australia - History

History → Historic buildings

History → Historic sites

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White and Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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