New Guinea tribesmen dancing and an exhibition of their carved wooden masks and artefacts.
Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.
Australian newsreel item. Title reads: "Primitive Sculpture: Stone-Age Carvings In Sydney"
New Guinea and Sydney, Australia
GV Rugged mountainside of New Guinea. Various shots, tribesmen of New Guinea in spectacular traditional costumes perform tribal dance. MS New Guinea archer shoots an arrow and hits target. (2 shots). CU Wooden teak tribal mask with decorated face. (2 shots). Various shots, some of the beautiful, old carvings and art of the native tribes of New Guinea past and present. They were purchased by a Miss Taft and put on show at an exhibition in Sydney in Senta's Primitive Art Centre.
Note: Date on original record: 04/07/1965. Australian commentary.