• Short Summary

    Footage of Italian's fishing off the coast of Australia.

  • Description

    L/S of two Italian fisherman at sea off the coast of Australia. The commentator explains that they are naturalised Italians living in Australia 'hardworking fishermen.... not the wops you might think". Good M/S's of the men throwing nets over board. M/S of device on deck coiling up the rope as the catch is hauled in. Several shots of fishermen with their catch of fish.

    We see them working on their boats during an effort to raise money for the Sydney War Fund.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1298.09
    Media URN:
    43057
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/12/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:19:00 / 01:15:22:00
    Canister:
    NSP 245

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