The Whole man

Australia, 1965

Film
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Training at the Royal South Sydney Hospital Rehabilitation Centre: tells the story of a coal miner, Vic McGee, who loses both feet in an accident. He and others are taught special exercises not only to maintain physical fitness, but also to build morale.

Credits

production company

Collings Productions

producer

Dahl Collings

Geoffrey Collings

director
Duration

00:15:12:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1965

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

011938

Language

English

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Physically handicapped - Rehabilitation

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Rehabilitation centers

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Wounds and injuries - Treatment

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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