Political and legal systems

Australia, 1982

Film
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Episode of Series “Australia in the 80’s”.
Looks at local, state and federal governments as well as the various law courts to show how Australia has adapted the English laws of Westminster. Uses archival footage and includes segments with Malcolm Fraser and Bill Hayden.

Credits

director

John Leake

producer

Peter Johnson

production company

Film Australia

Motion Picture Associates

Language

English

Duration

00:08:03:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

32930

Subject categories

Crime, Espionage, Justice, Police & Prisons → Courts - Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Federal government - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Law

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Legislation

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Local government - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Political science

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → State governments - Australia

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

History → History

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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