A Family moves camp and gathers food (A)

Australia, 1966

Film
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Episode number 4 of Series “People of the Australian western desert (A)”.
Filmed in May 1965 in the Desert Sandhill country of the Western Desert, the film documents a group of Aboriginal families still living their traditional way of life. Shows them moving camp, hunting and gathering.

Credits

production company

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

director
Duration

00:48:03:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1966

Appears in

People of the Australian western desert (A)

Group of items

People of the Australian western desert (A)

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

503603

Language

English

Subject categories

Aboriginal Australia → Aboriginal Australians - Social life and customs

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Deserts - Australia

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Indigenous peoples - Social life and customs

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Outback Australia

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Deserts - Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Places → Outback Australia

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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