FILM AUSTRALIA COLLECTION

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Women of the Territory

The changing role of women in Papua New Guinea
Series : Talkabout Australian Territories | Episode : 16 | Year : 1963 | Total Duration : 3 Minutes | Producer : Jack S. Allan
Director : Jack Rogers |
VS Papuan women working as nursing staff, girl guide leaders and in traditional village life weaving, pot making and tending families. Village witchdoctor with child in hut. Papua New Guinean woman in roles assisting medical staff and child welfare services. Girl guides with boy scouts, girls playing cricket in grass skirts and leis, girls attending school and womens' club meetings. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 148581 | 2 mins 36 secs | 1960s | Papua New Guinea | © NFSA | B&W |