The Moving Record

Australia, 1985

Film
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A look at how film has been used to portray agriculture in Australia and particularly in Victoria between 1913 and 1985, and how film makers strengthened certain myths about city and country life. This compilation of old film footage was put together for the 150th anniversary of Victoria. Narrated by Sir Eric Pearce.

Credits

production company

Victoria. Dept. of Agriculture

producer

Robert Rothols

Duration

00:43:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1985

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

323831

Language

English

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion picture industry - Australia

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion pictures - Australia - History

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion pictures - Social aspects

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Agriculture - Australia

Archival, Cinemagazines & Newsreels

Archival, Cinemagazines & Newsreels → Archival materials

Archival, Cinemagazines & Newsreels → Newsreels - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Motion pictures - Social aspects

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Sociology, Rural

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Sociology, Urban

History → Victoria - History

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

Betamax; Access Print (Section 1)

MOV file ProRes4444; Digital Preservation Master - overscan

MPEG-4 Digital File; ACMI Digital Access Copy - overscan

16mm film; Master

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