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Dad Rudd, MP (1940)

Dad Rudd, MP truly signals the end of an era, the last gasp of the cycle of rural comedies featuring yokels and livestock that went back 30 years in Australian cinema.

Length: 83 minutes

Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1 (Academy)

Featured in the Water in Australian cinema, The Depression and Australian Comedy Part 2: The Early Sound Era collections

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National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 774