NEW ZEALAND SOUNDSCENES. WIELDING THE WILLOW...

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37 ft "Wielding the Willow" - Budding Bradmans don their flannels under coach Ted Badcock. (Camera - Hill)
51 ft Cricket players in action: "Otago Cricket Colts", with coach Ted Badcock, who instructs them on bowling and batting practice.

168 ft "Work of Mercy". His Grace Archbishop Redwood opens the new Home of Compassion at Silverstream, Wellington. (Camera - Vinsen).
181 ft Building - crowd with umbrellas in foreground, guard of honour of schoolboys from St Patrick’s College in caps in front of building ("The new St Joseph's Home for Incurables"). Pan around crowd from building above.
216 ft Archbishop and priest sitting in doorway of building, he then gets up and unlocks the door.
232 ft Pan of building; crowd milling outside.

244 ft "Sweep it up! Sweep!" Robert Burn's "Roarin' Game" of curling is held on the 6 inch ice of irrigation dam at Oturehura, Central Otago, and is the only official bonspiel held in New Zealand" (Camera - Hill)
263 ft A dam from hill above, curling in progress, to shot of players; curling and brooms, later drinking cups of tea. Birds eye view, dawn on the game in progress.
Players 'sweeping' on the ice.
427 ft "The End"

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Year 1933

Reference number F4499

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Series new zealand soundscenes

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Genre Newsreel

Duration 0:04:48

Credits Sound Recordist: Jack Welsh
Laboratory Support: Jack Welsh
Editor: Lee M. Hill
Chief Cinematographer: Lee M. Hill
Commentary: Martin Evans
Cameraman: Lee M. Hill
Cameraman: Joseph Sylvanus Vinsen