1963: Year in Review

Title:
1963: Year in Review
NFSA ID:
222745
Year:
1963
Courtesy:
Cinesound Movietone Productions
Category:
Access fees

'Movietone recalls news highlights of an eventful year ... 1963', reads the opening title of this newsreel which provides a wonderfully edited snapshot of key local and international events in 1963, and how they were viewed at the time.

They include the Profumo Affair in the UK, US President John F Kennedy's assassination, torrential rain in Sydney, a royal visit, Australian politics and notable sporting achievements.