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Australasian Gazette – Maoris Give Their War Cry (c.1922)

In this 1922 newsreel footage, a Maori rugby league team perform a haka war dance before playing a game against New South Wales.

Length: 1 minute 3 seconds

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

Featured in the Australasian Gazette collection

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National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 8036

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