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Smithy (1946)

Smithy was Charles 'Bud’ Tingwell’s first film. With characteristic modesty, he later said he won the part as a control tower officer because he supplied his own uniform.

Length: 119 minutes

Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1 (Academy)

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Source:

National Film and Sound Archive

Education Resources:

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