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Human Face of China, It Is Always So In The World
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directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Suzanne Baker, fl. 1968-1986, Film Australia, in Human Face of China (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1979), 27 mins
An examination of the day-to-day life of the Sun family in the village of Pengpu, one of 150 villages built in Shanghai in two decades from the 1950s.
directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Suzanne Baker, fl. 1968-1986, Film Australia, in Human Face of China (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1979), 27 mins
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Human Face of China, Son of the Ocean, Son of the Ocean
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directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Suzanne Baker, fl. 1968-1986, Film Australia, in Human Face of China, Son of the Ocean (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1979), 27 mins
One of the grandest links in China's network of waterways is the Yangtze River, which was closed to foreigners in 1949. In this riverboat journey, as we travel through the Yangtze Gorges on the way from Chungking (Chongqing) to Wuhan, the story of the boat's crew and passengers unfolds.
directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Suzanne Baker, fl. 1968-1986, Film Australia, in Human Face of China, Son of the Ocean (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1979), 27 mins
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Our Asian Neighbours - India, Episode 2, Bombay Movies
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directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Bruce Moir, fl. 1971-1990, Film Australia; interview by Vinod Khanna, 1946-, in Our Asian Neighbours - India, Episode 2 (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1977), 15 mins
Vinod Khanna is one of the most popular Hindi movie stars in the large Bombay film industry. The film explores his life and work as a way of gaining insight into the India's popular culture.
directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Bruce Moir, fl. 1971-1990, Film Australia; interview by Vinod Khanna, 1946-, in Our Asian Neighbours - India, Episode 2 (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1977), 15 mins
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Our Asian Neighbours - India, Episode 14, The Village Economy: A Village in Tanjore
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directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Bruce Moir, fl. 1971-1990, Film Australia, in Our Asian Neighbours - India, Episode 14 (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1977), 15 mins
Mr. Raghavachari owns 20 acres of very productive paddy fields in the village of Thillaisthanam, Southern India. He employs many labourers who are not lucky enough to own their own land. He discusses the developments in the village rice industry, and the effects these have on the lives of the people.
directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Bruce Moir, fl. 1971-1990, Film Australia, in Our Asian Neighbours - India, Episode 14 (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1977), 15 mins
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Our Asian Neighbours - India, Questions
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directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Bruce Moir, fl. 1971-1990, Film Australia, in Our Asian Neighbours - India (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1974), 12 mins
Our Asian Neighbours is a series of films that aims to convey everyday life in Asia and promote greater understanding of often complex societies. This series is devoted to India and brings to life its people and their culture. Each program captures the lifestyle of a different individual in their own environment a...
directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Bruce Moir, fl. 1971-1990, Film Australia, in Our Asian Neighbours - India (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1974), 12 mins
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Our Asian Neighbours - India, Episode 9, Teacher in the Sky
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directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Bruce Moir, fl. 1971-1990, Film Australia, in Our Asian Neighbours - India, Episode 9 (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1977), 15 mins
India's Satellite Instructional Television Experiment is an experiment in education, where new technology is brought to bear in solving the problems of educating people in remote villages.
directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Bruce Moir, fl. 1971-1990, Film Australia, in Our Asian Neighbours - India, Episode 9 (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1977), 15 mins
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Our Asian Neighbours - India, Episode 11, Village Family: A Village in Tanjore
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directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Bruce Moir, fl. 1971-1990, Film Australia, in Our Asian Neighbours - India, Episode 11 (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1977), 15 mins
A young Brahmin girl teaches the vina, an Indian stringed instrument, to enable her to support her family and to put her sister through law school. Although educated, she resists the trend to move to a bigger city.
directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Bruce Moir, fl. 1971-1990, Film Australia, in Our Asian Neighbours - India, Episode 11 (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1977), 15 mins
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Human Face of China, Mind, Body, and Spirit, Mind, Body, and Spirit
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directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Suzanne Baker, fl. 1968-1986, Film Australia, in Human Face of China, Mind, Body, and Spirit (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1979), 27 mins
This film looks at China's health care system and how propaganda is used to spread awareness of disease. Medical services for China's rural people, who make up 80 per cent of the population, were built on the integration of Chinese traditional and Western medical practices. Most basic health care needs are met by...
directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Suzanne Baker, fl. 1968-1986, Film Australia, in Human Face of China, Mind, Body, and Spirit (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1979), 27 mins
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Human Face of China, One Hundred Entertainments, One Hundred Entertainments
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directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Suzanne Baker, fl. 1968-1986, Film Australia, in Human Face of China, One Hundred Entertainments (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1979), 27 mins
Based in Xi'an, on the old silk road to the west, the Shanxi Provincial Acrobatic Troupe are skilled in their art and loved by the people who see them perform. The troupe's tradition goes back 2000 years. It spends as much as eight months a year on tour.
directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Suzanne Baker, fl. 1968-1986, Film Australia, in Human Face of China, One Hundred Entertainments (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1979), 27 mins
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Our Asian Neighbours - India, Episode 4, Padma: South Indian Dancer
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directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Bruce Moir, fl. 1971-1990, Film Australia, in Our Asian Neighbours - India, Episode 4 (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1977), 20 mins
A close look at a renowned teacher of classical Indian dancing in Madras.
directed by Bob Kingsbury, fl. 1967-1977; produced by Bruce Moir, fl. 1971-1990, Film Australia, in Our Asian Neighbours - India, Episode 4 (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1977), 20 mins
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