Australian Screen

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Conquest (1936)

This ad for the Rural Bank of New South Wales pitches the story of the ‘man on the land’ as one of industry, courage, determination and progress.

Length: 10 minutes 27 seconds

Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1 (Academy)

Production company:


National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 2147

Education Resources:

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