Understanding the car

Australia, 1969

Film
Understanding the car thumbnail image.

Episode of Series “How to Drive”
Some knowledge of how a car works is a good basis for the intelligent use of its controls, and that is an early important step towards becoming a good driver. A car is built, pictorially, in simple stages, and how each component operates is explained in simple terms.

Credits

director

John Edwards

producer

Frank Bagnall

production company

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

Language

English

Duration

00:19:58:00

Colour

Colour

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

29904

Subject categories

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Automobiles - Design and construction

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Automobile driver education

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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