The Unknown land

Australia, 1972

Film
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Scenes and songs of Australia’s northwest; the Pilbara and Kimberley areas, prospecting (old and new) and mining, pearling at Broome, the Ord River dam, and the cattle industry.

Credits

producer

Roland Beckett

production company

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

Language

English

Duration

00:27:38:00

Colour

Colour

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1972

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

29948

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Industries - Australia

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Australia - Description and travel

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Broome (W.A.)

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Kimberley (W.A)

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Pilbara (W.A.)

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Western Australia

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Western Australia - Description and travel

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Places → Broome (W.A.)

Places → Kimberley (W.A)

Places → Pilbara (W.A.)

Places → Western Australia

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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