Diggers

Australia, 1982

Film
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Episode of Series “Sentinel”.
Despite the advanced state of military technology it is still the “Digger” who determines the success or otherwise of the Australian Army. It is the infantry soldier who must find the enemy, capture his territory and fight him at close quarters.

Credits

director

Don Scheldrup

producer

Vincent Donovan

production company

Australia. Dept. of Defence. Public Relations

Language

English

Duration

00:18:35:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

32947

Subject categories

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Australia - Armed forces

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Soldiers - Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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