Title Details

Broken Dolls Get New Lease of Life

A look at a busy doll hospital in Sydney.
Series : Australian Diary | Episode : 68 | Year : 1953 | Total Duration : 3 Minutes |
Director : Jack S Allan |
Small girl crying and holding broken doll. Father takes doll to doll hospital. Sign ÒDoll HospitalÓ. Shelves of doll parts and rows of women working repairing dolls, spare parts such sets of eyes. CU on woamn replacing doll's arms. New hair, German doll in national costume, and Scottish doll and black doll. Repaired doll returned to small girl, dog seated next to her at table. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 43338 | 2 mins 54 secs | 1950s | Sydney, NSW, Australia | © NFSA | B&W |