This is the life

Australia, 1963

Film
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Shows life in the Australian Army today, offering an interesting and important career to young men. A typical day begins early, with breakfast, drill and physical trtaining, and then the various units take part in a combined exercise. Includes married quarters, a well-equipped jungle training unit on patrol, and dress uniform.

Credits

director
producer

Frank Killian

production company

Movietone Productions

Duration

00:10:07:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1963

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

29453

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Career development

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Career education

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Occupations

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Vocational guidance

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Australia - Armed forces

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Australia. Army

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Armed forces - training

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Career development

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Career education

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Vocational guidance

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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