• Short Summary

    An Aboriginal man carves a boomerang from a piece of wood and shows the correct way to throw it.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Just Primitive! (The tale of a Boomerang.)

    Australia.

    Several shots of Aboriginals in a forest. One of them selects a tree and chops a piece of wood from it. We see him carving a boomerang from the wood and whittling it down to the correct size and shape. Several shots, some in slow motion, show an Aborigine man throwing a boomerang.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1100.13
    Media URN:
    38359
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/07/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:44:00 / 01:24:25:00
    Canister:
    PT 225

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