FILM AUSTRALIA COLLECTION

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Made in Australia

This episode looks at how Made In Australia campaigns have been urging us to buy local products for many decades.
Series : Rewind | Episode : 2 | Year : 1997 | Total Duration : 5 Minutes | Producer : Margaret Murphy
Director : Margaret Murphy |
Map of Australia being sliced open by A.R. Harwood. Harwood introduces Australia entering the talkies production field. Title on screen ÒA.R. Harwood - Film ProducerÓ
Access No. 55408 | 15 secs | 1940s | Australia | © National Film and Sound Archive | B&W |
Segment from Spur of the Moment Harvard Movie with Australian actors in 1930's
Access No. 55410 | 17 secs | 1930s | Australia | © National Film and Sound Archive | B&W |
A .R. Harwood to camera about Australian film industry
Access No. 55411 | 6 secs | 1930s | Australia | © National Film and Sound Archive | B&W |
Segment from 1920's film, A Shining Example made for the Made in Australia Council. Two men and a woman inspecting teapots. Title: Is this Made in Australia? CU of man speakinginto microphone, wearing glasses, pince-nez, and spotted bowtie. Title. CU man at microphone in bowler hat. Title. Production of teapots with man dipping teapots into a large container of liquid, women painting teapots. Group of men and women inspecting teapots. Title.
Access No. 55412 | 28 secs | 1920s | Australia | © National Film and Sound Archive | B&W |
Woman holding sign walks towards camera. Sign : Wherever you trade buy Australian made. From film title, The Evolution of Chocolate
Access No. 55419 | 5 secs | 1920s | Australia | © National Film and Sound Archive | B&W |
Production line of women workers making and packing shoes into boxes from 1924 film, Boots and Shoes. Line of vintage cars parked outside building, pan right.
Access No. 55420 | 10 secs | 1920s | Australia | © National Film and Sound Archive | B&W |
Women working in a production line making chocolate, wearing white uniforms and white hats. Segment from 1925 film, The Evolution of Chocolate. Various processes in chocolate making shown.
Access No. 55423 | 6 secs | 1920s | Australia | © National Film and Sound Archive | B&W |
Segment from film, Piano Making, 1924. Man working on internals of a piano and a pianola. WS of workers poilishing pianos.
Access No. 55426 | 8 secs | 1920s | Australia | © National Film and Sound Archive | B&W |
Segment from 1920's film, 25 Stages in the Making of Felt Hats. MS of man trying on unfinished hat and pile of finished bowler hats
Access No. 55429 | 5 secs | 1920s | Australia | © National Film and Sound Archive | B&W |
MS of Miss Australia, 1924 then FS with a large map of Australia printed with Wherever you trade, buy Australian made.
Access No. 55432 | 9 secs | 1920s | Australia | © National Film and Sound Archive | B&W |
Women working on a manufacturing production line
Access No. 55434 | 3 secs | 1920s | Australia | © NFSA | B&W |
MS of man working at a lathe in a factory production line, latex on a roller, woman sorting through piles of black and clear plastic strips, plastic straps with buckles hanging, man operating large metal press machine, men working on building aircraft, men working on washing machines, man and steel chairs, mass of people walking to L of shot, workers leaving factories.
Access No. 55435 | 18 secs | 1940s | Australia | © NFSA | B&W |
CU of grinding sparks flying, man hammering, large wrench, spokes turn in f/g, large drill through metal, man with hammer working
Access No. 55444 | 5 secs | 1940s | Australia | © NFSA | B&W |
WS man operating machinery, loom machine winding cotton onto reels, woman pulling yarn
Access No. 55450 | 4 secs | 1950s | Australia | © NFSA | B&W |
Two women and a girl looking through store window, CU on back of cash register, price registering on the cash register for a sale, model on catwalk, walks down stairs in room of people sitting at tables, doors opening in shop, people rushing through
Access No. 55453 | 9 secs | 1940s | Australia | © NFSA | B&W |
Interior crowded department store, pedestrians walking along main street of shops, sign for Gardiners shop, couple with baby looking at refrigerators in white goods store
Access No. 55460 | 6 secs | 1950s | Australia | © NFSA | B&W |
Models and fashion parade in department store, zoom out
Access No. 55463 | 10 secs | 1940s | Australia | © NFSA | B&W |
Two models wearing woollen suits in fashion parade
Access No. 55464 | 6 secs | 1940s | Australia | © National Film and Sound Archive | B&W |
Woman walking into hat shop, hat on stand
Access No. 55465 | 8 secs | 1950s | Australia | © NFSA | Colour |
Suburban house with Holden car parked at front, man and woman get out of car and walk into house with woman brushing cigarette ash from his jacket. They wave to neighbours. Interior lounge room and kitchen scene.
Access No. 55467 | 38 secs | 1950s | Australia | © NFSA | Colour |
Interior television manufacturing factory
Access No. 55472 | 6 secs | 1950s | Australia | © NFSA | B&W |
Couple in lounge room of their house, man gets up to turn on television set
Access No. 55473 | 5 secs | 1950s | Australia | © NFSA | Colour |
Vision on TV set expands to full screen with people looking at a Holden in show room. Caption reads: Do Yourself a favour Buy Australian. Woman looking at fabric, Australian made symbol expands from mid-screen. Workers in rug factory, family in their '50's lounge room. The Associated Chambers of Manufactures of Australia, Australian Made symbol.
Access No. 55475 | 18 secs | 1960s | Australia | © Transit Park Studios, Now Channel 7 | B&W |
Various television commercials advertising Australian made product. CU Aboriginal girl smiling, baker smiles at camera. Blue sky and clouds roll in b/g, fade in advertisement: Australian Made logo. Title: Get Behind this Sign - A Federal Government Initiative. MS of ethnic Australian family in fruit shop. Factory workers in hard hats holding Australian made logo sign. Cyclist talking to man in bicycle shop. Garden hose, man and woman look at Australian made products - toaster and deep fryer
Access No. 55480 | 14 secs | 1980s | Australia | © Office of Government Advertising | Colour |
MS of cameraman, director of photgraphy behind film camera.
Access No. 55489 | 1980s | Australia | © NFSA | Colour |
Shooting people ballroom dancing from a camera on dolly. CU young girl holding clapper board for 'Spotswood'. Segment from film shoot, man falls down stairs, woman with clapper board for 'Children of the Revolution'. Camera crew with backs to camera on set of dancing scene of Strictly Ballroom
Access No. 55490 | 1 sec | 1990s | Australia | © A Film Corp P/L | Colour |
Woman with clapper board on movie set, people working in film, man dollying down stairs, A R Harwood waves goodbye
Access No. 55497 | 4 secs | 1990s | Australia | © National Film and Sound Archive | Colour |