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- Product InformationHer Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's maiden visit to Australia in 1954 marked the end of one era and the dawn of another. It was post-depression post WWII and Australians came in their millions to bask in the presence of a young and beautiful monarch. Capturing all the glamour and excitement of the time expertly combining 35mm Technicolor film and little seen home movie footage - this insightful and entertaining documentary details The Queens visit, how it touched the very fabric of Australian society and influenced attitudes toward the monarchy. Presented by Lorraine Bayly, narrated by Bert Newton and directed by Maurice Murphy, When The Queen Came To Town not only explores the innocence and charm of a bygone era but celebrates the sheer dedication and passion of the many people who helped make it all happen.
- TitleWhen The Queen Came To Town
- Product Release Date27/03/2015
- Theatrical Release Year2014
- Number of Discs1
- ActorsBert Newto,Lorraine Bayly
- DirectorsMaurice Murphy
- Rating InfoGeneral Exhibition
- Run Time79 minutes
- Primary GenreSpecial Interest
- Aspect Ratio1.77:1
- Main Audio TypeDolby Digital 5.1
- Video FormatPAL
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- 67984219 Apr, 2016by
Only a boy of ten years when HRH visited our shores,but will remember it always.
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