The Resource Getting Better: 66 audiotape reels from the 1985 films 'Getting Better' and 'Building Dreams'

Getting Better: 66 audiotape reels from the 1985 films 'Getting Better' and 'Building Dreams'

Label
Getting Better: 66 audiotape reels from the 1985 films 'Getting Better' and 'Building Dreams'
Title
Getting Better: 66 audiotape reels from the 1985 films 'Getting Better' and 'Building Dreams'
Creator
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Sound tracks, interviews and wild sounds for the films 'Getting Better' and 'Building Dreams', recorded in various hospitals, health centres and building sites across New South Wales, Victoria and the Northern Territory, including in Sydney, Canberra, Newcastle, Nowra, Baryulgil, and Cummeragunja
  • Australian Aboriginal life expectancy and infant mortality are well below the white average. However Aboriginal people are taking control of their own health care. They are trying to combine the best elements of Western medicine with traditional remedies. Contains some archival material
Member of
Cataloging source
AIAS
Credits note
Directors, Larry Lucas, Yuri Sokol; Creator, Michael Le Moignan
Date of event
1985
Date time place
Recorded at
Information about documentation
  • File property list
  • Sampling information
  • Not auditioned
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
Corroboree Films
PerformerNote
Jenny Brown; Grace Close; Beryl Djakala; Trudy Longbottom; Rochelle Patten; Maurice Serico; Bob Smith; Billy Reid; Jim Wright
Place of event
Sydney, Newcastle, Nowra, Baryulgil, Cummeragunja, N.S.W.
Label
Getting Better: 66 audiotape reels from the 1985 films 'Getting Better' and 'Building Dreams'
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Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Not digitised ; no access copies
  • See FC00157_1-88 for related film rushes
  • See GETTING-BETTER_01 for related sound collection
Carrier category
audiotape reel
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
sounds
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
66 audiotape reels (approximately 16 min. each)
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
No form; recordist was an AIAS staff member
Reproduction note
WAV files
Terms governing use
Copyright with Corroboree films - AIATSIS Audiovisual Archive holds viewing copy for research and study on-site only
Label
Getting Better: 66 audiotape reels from the 1985 films 'Getting Better' and 'Building Dreams'
Link
Production
Note
  • Not digitised ; no access copies
  • See FC00157_1-88 for related film rushes
  • See GETTING-BETTER_01 for related sound collection
Carrier category
audiotape reel
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
sounds
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
66 audiotape reels (approximately 16 min. each)
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
No form; recordist was an AIAS staff member
Reproduction note
WAV files
Terms governing use
Copyright with Corroboree films - AIATSIS Audiovisual Archive holds viewing copy for research and study on-site only

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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