Detail

Title ID 3452Collection ID39
Title[Melbourne]
Date[ca. 1950]
CollectionSadler Family
Genre/TypeAmateurNon-fiction
KeywordsArmed Forces Boats Bridges Camping Hunting Leisure Time Activities Rivers Sport Youth Youth Organizations
Location
LocalMelbourne
RegionalVictoria
NationalAustralia Oceania
Credits
ProductionTony Gaze
CameraTony Gaze; Robert Sadler
FormatColour Silent
Duration4 mins
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A short amateur film, shot in colour by the Sadler family's Australian cousin, Tony Gaze, in Melbourne, Australia. The film features a group of youngsters in military uniforms, and various short family scenes and portraits.

Description

The film shows a group of 12 or more young men/boys in uniform practising saluting with rifles, on a campsite, then rowing a long rowing boat up a river. There's a short scene of a boy with a torch shone on his face. The film finishes with a variety of family shots including some hunters on horseback.