Blind, deaf ex-serviceman Norman Wilkinson has his own pottery business. Australia.
Unissued / Unused material.
Title reads - 'Repatriation training: Digger defies war injuries.'
War veteran Norman Wilkinson starts a pottery business. Australia.
Various shots of Norman Wilkinson, a blind, deaf ex-serviceman, at work, weighing out powdered clay, rolling into slabs, fashioning vessels on a potter's wheel and putting the vessels in the oven for baking. He reads instructions from a Braille book.
M/S as he opens the oven and taken out finished pots. His assistant, another blind ex-serviceman Alan Williams takes them from him. C/U's the vases they have made. C/U Norman's little son hugging him.
Cataloguer's note: good story, but scratch down left hand side of film.