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Out of the garage onto the silver screen: Corrick Collection unearths some of Australia’s earliest movies – ABC News

People milling about the Royal Perth Show in the early 1900s, horse-drawn carriages jostling with electric trams, and women out shopping in ankle-length dresses….

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People milling about the Royal Perth Show in the early 1900s, horse-drawn carriages jostling with electric trams, men getting their shoes shone, and women out shopping in ankle-length dresses.
It is an extraordinary window into a world that disappeared more than a century ago, and now is your chance to see it.
Leonard Corrick, one of the nation’s pioneering movie makers, is being celebrated this week with the first public screening of some of his remarkable scenes of early Australian life.
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