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Australia Today – Men of Tomorrow (1939)

Depicting the family life of a young boy in the poorer suburbs of Sydney, this newsreel touches on society’s responsibility to offer its youth a better future.

Length: 9 minutes 44 seconds

Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1 (Academy)

Featured in the Australia Today and The Depression collections

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National Film and Sound Archive

Education Resources:

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