Women in the surf (Captioned)

Australia, 1986

Film
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The first non-fiction feature about Australia’s women of the surf tells the history of women’s surfing in Australia from 1915. It moves through the big board era to the present day, with women coming into a surfing entity in their own right. The video shows the women surf riders surfing their own calendar and tells of their hopes, fears and pleasures as they ride the waves.

Credits

producer

SEC

Language

English

Duration

00:49:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

35527

Subject categories

Closed captioning

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Surfing

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Women athletes

Sound/audio

Captioned

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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

MOV file ProRes4444; Digital Preservation Master - overscan

MOV file ProRes4444; Digital Preservation Master - presentation

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

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