Title Details

Boat Building

A man decides to pursue his interest in boat building.
Series : Adults Learning | Episode : 3 | Year : 1972 | Total Duration : 4 Minutes | Producer : Joe Scully
Director : Peter Weir |
Man in suit walking along footpath beside hedge poking it with umbrella. Man stops outside shop looking at model sailboats in window. Man walking between pylons under jetty on Sydney harbour. Two children in swimsuits. Boat sails past. Man looking out to water and waving. Two boys playing in sand, two boys on beach prepare their sailboat. Man helps carry it into water. Man goes into boat builders workshop. Asks for boat to be built. Man picks up electric sander switches it on, tries to sand piece of wood. Boat builder shows him how to use it properly. Boat under construction with man and boat builder working on it. Man, boat builder and woman launch new boat from beach, man pushes it from behind and boat sails off without him leaving only the woman on board. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 141242 | 3 mins 49 secs | 1970s | Sydney, NSW, Australia | © NFSA | Colour |