The Australian image. Pt. 2

Australia, 1988

Film
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Stop Laughing This is Serious explores the comedy of our past. From “Dad ‘n’ Dave” to “Crocodile Dundee”, the distinct Australian humour is reviewed on film. “Hooray for the Radio” follows the development of the radio world through the unique Australian voice. “The Other Film Industry” explores the important role of the documentary in recording events and images as they were. “You gotta be kidding” is a delightful review of film and radio from a child’s eye. Watch for “Kid’s Stakes”, “Bush Christmas”, “Storm Boy” and others.

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Credits

director

C Hunniford

co-producer

N. Hildyard

Ray Edmondson

Duration

01:00:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1988

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

324292

Language

English

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

MOV file ProRes4444; Digital Preservation Master - overscan

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

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