PICTORIAL PARADE No. 5

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Year

1953

NFU Picture/Sheet No.

"PP5"

Length

B&W, 9.5 minutes

Viewing copies

VHS Video- R.V. 205 16mm film- W3589/16PP5A 35mm film- 200,665 PICTORIAL PARADE No. 6

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B&W 9 mins. 35mm 843 ft. WATER-SPEED - 'REDHEAD' BETTERS 100 m.p.h. 200 ft WAIPOUA IS A FOREST SANCTUARY 120 ft SEAFARING AIRMEN - No. 6 MARITIME SQUADRON, R.N.Z.A.F. 478 ft Film Censor's Certificate No. U28411 (23 March 1953) Release Date: 27.3.53 NFU Film Information Sheet No. PP5 Cat. Refs. 1953-S p.5; 1956 p.25; 1957 p.29; 1958 p.24; 1962 p.26. B&W 9 mins. 35mm 843 ft. 'REDHEAD' BEATS 100 M.P.H. 200 ft. On Wellington's Evans Bay, Len Southward's 2-ton speedboat Redhead breaks the New Zealand and Australian water speed record, averaging 101 miles an hour. WAIPOUA IS A SANCTUARY. 120 ft. At a meeting of the advisory council at the Waipoua Forest Sanctuary the Minister of Forests congratulates all who have worked for the preservation of the forest and its giant Kauri trees. SEA-MINDED AIRMEN. 478 ft. No. 6 Maritime Reconnaissance Squadron, Royal New Zealand Air Force, in training and at play. Men of the squadron build and sail their own yachts and one man sails to Fiji in his home-built 32-ft yacht. Flying-boat crews practise air-sea rescue work, navigation, and supply dropping by parachute. Viewing copies : VHS Video- R.V. 205 16mm film- W3589/16PP5A 35mm film- 200,665 PICTORIAL PARADE No. 6

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