Tor Schwanck: gold and silversmith

Australia, 1978

Film
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Episode of Series “Craft as a Livelihood”
Metal-work has been in Tor Schwanck’s family since the 15th century. He is an artisan trained in all aspects of metal-work. Schwanck uses non-precious metals as well as gold and silver. All the designs are originals, and he tours, exhibits and receives commissions for his work.

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Credits

producer

Nina Syme

director

Terry McMahon

production company

Victorian Film Corporation

Duration

00:05:07:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1978

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Group of items

Craft as a Livelihood

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ACMI Identifier

322964

Language

English

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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