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The Legend of Jimmy Governor.

Author: Australian Broadcasting Commission.
Publisher: Sydney : Australian Broadcasting Commission [production company], 1978.
Series: Big country.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : National government publication   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Looks at the life of a half-caste Aborigine who killed a dozen white people in 1900. He is immortalized in Thomas Keneally's novel, and Fred Schepisi's film of the book, The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith. A Big Country filmed Keneally on location and includes interviews with Fred Schepisi and Tommy Lewis, who plays Jimmie Blacksmith.
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Named Person: Jimmy Governor; Fred Schepisi; Tommy Lewis; Thomas Keneally
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Australian Broadcasting Commission.
OCLC Number: 220152865
Description: 1 videocassette (30 min.) (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Series Title: Big country.

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Looks at the life of a half-caste Aborigine who killed a dozen white people in 1900. He is immortalized in Thomas Keneally's novel, and Fred Schepisi's film of the book, The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith. A Big Country filmed Keneally on location and includes interviews with Fred Schepisi and Tommy Lewis, who plays Jimmie Blacksmith.

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