SPINNING WHEELS

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Intertitle: ‘Prepared by the Transport Dept. in collaboration with the Education Dept.’
Attempts to discuss the ‘immutability’ of the laws of science, parliament and sport as an analogue for road rules. Scenes of parliament and court, children playing rugby.
Road casualities are discussed as an apt punishment for those who disobey the road rules.
Hospitals and traffic directors.
Warns of braking distances. Utilises Wellington streets to show correct driving procedures. Depiction of a car-train crash. Shows the correct way to ride a bicycle. Further depictions of car accidents involving cyclists and pedestrians.

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Year 1938

Reference number F3245

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Duration 0:11:31

Production company Government Film Studios