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    Australia.

    Title reads 'Coloring Coral for Export'.

    GV. Panning shot over smooth waters surrounding islands in the Barrier Reef, Australia. LS. Small island. Various shots of coral collector Bill Wallace in snorkel surfacing with pieces of coral. He places them into his small motor boat. CU. Outboard motor of speedboat being started. MS. Motor boat moving away from camera. He places corals into his boat and rides off. Various shots of Bill Wallace arriving at his home on Dent Island. He puts the coral into a large urn for boiling. Woman colouring corals with paint - some good close up shots of the paint spreading across coral. Various close up shots of the painted corals.

    (Comb.F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 18/01/1965.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    88232
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3129.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:06:00 / 01:46:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 3981 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 3981 E
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    Categories
    Trade & Industry Science & Technology
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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