Wooden wealth

Australia, 1954

Film
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Tells the story of timber from the felling of the trees to its ultimate use in the production of a variety of different things such as houses, paper and toys. Also, shows something of the conservation work carried out by the Forestry Officers.

Credits

production company

Australian National Film Board

Duration

00:08:42:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1954

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

013980

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Industries - Australia

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Logging

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Timber - Australia

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Tree felling

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Wood products

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Conservation of natural resources - Australia

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Forest conservation - Australia

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Forest products

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Forests and forestry - Australia

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Logging

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Timber - Australia

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Tree felling

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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