The Slim Dusty Movie

Australia, 1989

Film
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The story of a man who believed in a dream and the woman who stood by his side. The story continues today in the outback, in the rodeo arenas of the west, the frontier towns, the highway truck stops, the aboriginal tribal lands of the Red Centre and the largest concert halls in Australia. Every year they wait for him; from Alice Springs to Sydney, from Kunnamulla to Gundagai. The call him “the man with his hat turned down in front” - the man who is Australia - Slim Dusty.

Credits

director
producer

Kent Chadwick

Duration

01:50:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1989

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

35826

Language

English

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - Australia

Music & Performing Arts → Country music - Australia

Music & Performing Arts → Country musicians - Australia

Music & Performing Arts → Dusty, Slim

Music & Performing Arts → Popular music

Music & Performing Arts → Singing

People → Dusty, Slim

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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