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NFU Picture/Sheet No.


Technical details

B&W, 10 minutes, 35mm 927 ft.

Film Censor's Certificate No. U3189 (1 December 1953)

Release Date: 4.12.53

Cat. Refs. 1956 p.28; 1957 p.32; 1958 p.27; 1962 p.29.

Viewing copies

VHS Video- R.V. 214

16mm film- W3589/16PP14

35mm film- W4361/11

VHS Video (Preview Tape)- BITC 136

View a Clip from Pictorial Parade No. 14 at Te Ara (opens in new window)

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VIA HIMATANGI YOU CAN - DIAL 'O' FOR LONDON 232 ft The opening of New Zealand's first direct radio-telephone service to the United Kingdom.

YEAR AFTER YEAR - CANTERBURY PLOUGHMAN 130 ft On low-lying farms near Kaiapoi, teams of plough-horses more than hold their own against tractors.

CHARTING THE SEA H.M.N.Z.S. LACHLAN 552 ft Three hundred years after Abel Tasman first mapped part of New Zealand's coastline, a modern survey ship re-charts the coast with the latest scientific instruments.

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