Australian Wildlife: Crocodile

Title:
Australian Wildlife: Crocodile
NFSA ID:
32728
Year:
1973
Category:
Access fees

This film from the series Australian Wildlife contains information about the treatment of crocodiles both within Australia and New Guinea prior to the passing of a crocodile protection law in Queensland.

It demonstrates the cultural and religious significance of the crocodile to Aboriginal people as well as its exploitation by Europeans for profit. 

Director:
John Shaw
Producer:
Don Murray
Production Company:
Film Australia
Cinematographer:
John Shaw
Narrator:
Hugh Falkus