Outward bound

Australia, 1975

Film
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This film follows a group of six young men on the 99th Outward Bound Course. The dialogue conveys their thoughts and feelings as they take part in rock-climbing, canoeing, caving, cross-country running, and camping. Shows the different reactions of the group to the challenge of survival in these conditions. Suitable for upper secondary level.

Credits

production company

Peter G. Scott

producer/director

Peter G. Scott

Duration

00:52:10:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1975

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

015458

Language

English

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Survival skills

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

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Outdoor education

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Alternative schools

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Outdoor education

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Adolescent psychology

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Identity (Psychology)

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Physical fitness

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Psychology, Physiological

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Survival skills

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Camping

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Canoes and canoeing

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Outdoor education

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Outdoor recreation - Australia

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Rock climbing

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Survival skills

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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