They chose peace

Australia, 1952

Film
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Documentary account of the International Carnival of Youth for Peace and Friendship held in Sydney in March 1952. The film includes a summary of their support to the carnival and its principles, but it also shows the direct interference from the Menzies Government that attempted to stir popular antipathy and slander.

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Credits

production company

Realist Films

Duration

00:30:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1952

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

014871

Language

English

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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