Mining men

Australia, 1968

Film
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Describes the opportunities available for young men in the mining industry. It outlines the work of the graduate geologist, the mining engineer, the metallurgist and others and gives a comprehensive picture of life and work in new and developing mining communities of Australia.

Credits

director

Lilias Castle

producer

Norman Castle

production company

Conzinc Riotinto of Australia

Language

English

Duration

00:25:30:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

31027

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Career development

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Career education

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Engineers

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Mineral industries

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Mineralogy

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Mines and mineral resources - Australia

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Occupations

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Vocational guidance

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Engineers

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Miners - Australia - Social conditions

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Mining districts - Social aspects

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Career development

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Career education

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Metallurgy

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Vocational guidance

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Metallurgy

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Geologists

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Metallurgy

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Mineralogy

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

MPEG-4 Digital File; ACMI Digital Access Copy - presentation

MOV file ProRes4444; Digital Preservation Master - overscan

MOV file ProRes4444; Digital Preservation Master - presentation

MOV file H264; ACMI External Digital Access Copy

MPEG-4 Digital File; ACMI Digital Access Copy - overscan

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