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Andy Johnson (Harry Abdy) is a farmer who's taken full advantage of mechanisation, while McDougal (Joe Valli) is hard-headed Scot who clings on to his antiquated farming methods and machinery. The st... read more


A Nation is Built was a sponsored drama documentary celebrating the 150th. (sesquicentenary) celebrations of the state of New South Wales, made by assembling images from all over the state, "from the ... read more

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In 1954, recently crowned Queen Elizabeth II and HRH the Duke of Edinburgh embarked on a two month tour of Australia. It involved some 10,000 miles of travel by air and 4,000 miles by land and sea. T... read more

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(Left: advertisement in the Adelaide Advertiser for the film's world premiere, 4th March 1949) The film tells the story of agricultural scientist William James Farrer and his work to develop a rust-r... read more

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