Australian Screen

Australia’s audiovisual heritage online

The Sentimental Bloke (1919)

Director Raymond Longford and leading lady Lottie Lyell wrote this together and it is probably their most successful collaboration.

Length: 109 minutes 56 seconds

Original aspect ratio: 1.33:1 (Academy full frame)

Featured in the Australian Comedy Part 2: The Early Sound Era, Australian Comedy Part 1: The Silent Era and Prisons on Film collections


National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 240

Education Resources:

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