Australia Prepared

Australia Prepared is a 1916 Australian documentary film to show the country's preparation for World War I.[3][4]

Australia Prepared
Production
company
Distributed byJ and N Tait[1]
Release date
10 July 1916[2]
Running time
60 minutes
CountryAustralia
LanguageSilent
Australia Prepared, as preserved by the Australian War Memorial organization

It was inspired by the British propaganda film Britain Prepared (1915) and was commissioned by Senator George Pearce. Filming took several months.[5]

Unlike many Australian silent movies, a copy of it survives.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ ""AUSTRALIA PREPARED" AT THE PALACE". The Evening News. Sydney: National Library of Australia. 18 July 1916. p. 6. Retrieved 16 March 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Advertising". The Sunday Times. Sydney: National Library of Australia. 9 July 1916. p. 28. Retrieved 16 March 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ ""AUSTRALIA PREPARED."". The Argus. Melbourne: National Library of Australia. 18 July 1916. p. 6. Retrieved 16 March 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "AUSTRALIA PREPARED". The Ballarat Courier. Vic.: National Library of Australia. 18 July 1916. p. 4 Edition: DAILY. Retrieved 16 March 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ "AUSTRALIA PREPARED". The Sunday Times. Sydney: National Library of Australia. 9 July 1916. p. 28. Retrieved 16 March 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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