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Listed under:  Arts  >  Media arts  >  Film directing  >  Auteur theory

Skyway Express, c1948: 'Take time by the forelock'

This clip shows part of the promotional travelogue 'Skyway Express'. It begins with opening credits followed by an introductory text roll-up promoting the speed and luxury of travelling to London by air. The clip shows the first leg of a journey from Sydney to London with a scheduled stopover in Darwin on a DC-3 passenger plane.


Lonely Hearts, 1981: The lady in question

This clip shows Peter Thompson (Norman Kaye), a middle-aged man, at a dating agency. The consultant at the agency asks him some personal details. Her coworker enters, pretending to look for a file on Patricia Curnow. When Peter sees Patricia's photo and it is suggested that they would make a good match, Peter is concerned ...