The Good oil

Australia, 1980

Film
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Episode of Series “The Law”.
A funny, true to life story about a group of residents and their conflict with a nearby factory management. The residents’ indignation over sleepless nights and spoiled washing has its funny moments but the way is opened for serious questions about our changing environment

Credits

director
producer

Elisabeth Knight

production company

Film Australia

Duration

00:13:32:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1980

Appears in

The Law

Group of items

The Law

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

31668

Language

English

Subject categories

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Air - Pollution

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Environmental protection - Citizen participation

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Factory and trade waste - Environmental aspects

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Pollution - Environmental aspects

Documentary

Documentary → Docudrama

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Civil rights - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Social conflict

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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