Australian Screen

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The Shiralee (1957)

Arguably there are two major themes in Australian cinema – the problem of the landscape, and the related problem of masculinity – and both are the subject of The Shiralee.

Length: 95 minutes

Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1 (Academy)

Featured in the The Depression collection

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National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 7636