The Gossips

Australia, 1948

Film
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Role reversal advertisement for Persils’ soap powder showing George Wallace in apron preaching the benefits of the product to his male neighbours.

Credits

production company

National Film and Sound Archive of Australia

Language

English

Duration

00:02:03:00

Colour

Black and White

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

34281

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Advertising

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

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Advertising - Australia - History

Comedy

Comedy → Satire

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Advertising

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Advertising - Social aspects

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Gender identity

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Role reversal

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Role playing

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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