Two boys and a boat

Australia, 1958

Film
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The story of how two boys acquire a V.J. sailing boat by joining a club on the shores of Sydney Harbour and the way in which they are taught to sail their craft in safety.

Credits

director

Richard Mason

producer

Shan Benson

production company

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

Language

English

Duration

00:18:20:00

Colour

Black and White

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

29841

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Sydney Harbour (N.S.W.)

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Boats and boating - Safety measures

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Sailing

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Aquatic sports

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Sailing

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Sports

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Yacht racing

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Yachts and yachting

Places → Sydney Harbour (N.S.W.)

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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