Let's visit Rum Jungle [B&W]

Australia, 1957

Film
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Deals with uranium mining at Rum Jungle in the Northern Territory. Includes scenes of the crushing and refining of the ore, and shows the living conditions of the workers in the area. Atomic power depends on supplies of uranium and Australia is one of the few producing countries. The peacetime applications of atomic power are almost unlimited.

Credits

director

Lex Halliday

co-producer

Lex Halliday

Jean Halliday

production company

Australian Instructional Films

Language

English

Duration

00:10:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

31455

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Uranium mines and mining - Australia

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Rum Jungle (N.T.)

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Nuclear energy

Places → Rum Jungle (N.T.)

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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