• Short Summary

    VARIOUS LOCATIONS

    Mr Malcolm Fraser, leader of the Australians Liberal Party coalition government for seven years was defeated in the snap general elections he called for on March 5 by Labour Party leader Robert Hawke.

  • Description

    MUTE (B&W)
    CU STILL Malcolm Fraser 0.05
    GV & SV Fraser walks in grounds (2 shots) 0.23
    SOUND (COLOUR)
    SV Fraser speaks 0.28
    MUTE (B&W)
    As army Minister, Fraser meets troops in Vietnam in 1966 (4 shots) 0.54
    MUTE (COLOUR)
    GV Parliament House, Canberra 0.58
    GV PAN Fraser seated with other MP'S 1.10
    COLOUR (SOUND
    SV Fraser speaks & wife speaks (SOT) 1.36
    SV Fraser speaks (SOT) 1.53
    SV Labour Prime Minister Gough Whitlam speaks (SOT)(3 shots) 2.42
    MUTE (COLOUR)
    SV'S Britain' Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher meets Fraser 2.52
    SV'S Flag flies at Moscow Olympics as teams march past (3 shots) 3.05
    SV India's Prime Minister Indira Gandhi 3.13
    COLOUR (SOUND)
    GV'S Crowds listen to speaker in street 3.23
    COLOUR
    SV Fraser speaks (SOT) (3 SHOTS) 3.34
    SV Fraser carried into hospital on stretcher 3.55
    SOUND (COLOUR)
    GV & SV Fraser makes election speech (SOT) (4 shots) 4.10
    MUTE (COLOUR)
    Prime Minister Robert Hawke (Labour) 4.18
    MUTE (COLOUR)
    SV Fraser takes seat 4.25
    SOUND (COLOUR)
    Fraser admits election defeat (SOT) (2 shots) 4.56
    Initials


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    Background: VARIOUS LOCATIONS

    Mr Malcolm Fraser, leader of the Australians Liberal Party coalition government for seven years was defeated in the snap general elections he called for on March 5 by Labour Party leader Robert Hawke. Mr. Fraser had been called by Mr. Hawke, one of the most divisive Prime Ministers in Australia's history and was appointed caretaker Prime Minister in 1976 when the Labour Prime Minister Gough Whitlam was dismissed by the Governor-General John Kerr for not having a majority for his budget.

    Source: A.B.C. 1" VIDEO TAPE

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7387G6USZQ065ES56ZMIF4AKO
    Media URN:
    VLVA7387G6USZQ065ES56ZMIF4AKO
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1983
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Greyscale
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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