• Short Summary

    Johnston arrives for the publication of his new book; portrait of his life on Greek island, Ethra.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Australian newsreel item. Title reads: "Back Home: Author Leaves Greek Isle".

    Australia.

    MS Nose of jet Boeing aircraft. Various shots, Australian author George Johnston arriving at airport in Australia after 14 years abroad, nine of these years were spent on the Greek island, Ethra, writing books. He gets a large reception in airport building as he returns for the publication of his new novel, his first on Australia, called "My Brother Jack.". CU George Johnston.

    GV Harbour of Ethra, a Greek Island. MS A narrow alleyway on the island. MS Johnston lighting up a cigarette sitting at his typewriter. Various shots, his wife who also writes sitting at another typewriter. Various shots, the Johnston family relaxing on the patio of their villa in Ethra. MS Johnston and his wife smoking on the patio.

    Note: Date on original record: 09/03/1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3163.02
    Media URN:
    88882
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:26:00 / 01:02:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 3875 F

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