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ID number F00069
Title With the Dardanelles Expedition: heroes of Gallipoli
Collection Film
Object type Documentary
Places made
  • Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Anzac Area (Gallipoli), Anzac Beaches Area, Anzac Beach, Watson's Pier;
  • Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Anzac Area (Gallipoli), Quinn's Post Area, MacLaurin's Hill;
  • Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Anzac Area (Gallipoli), Shrapnel Gully Area, Plugge's Plateau;
  • Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Cape Helles Area, Cape Helles;
  • Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Sari Bair Area;
  • Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Suvla Bay Area;
Date made July 1915; August 1915
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Measurement 20 min 2 sec
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Description

This film shot by the British war correspondent Ellis Ashmead Bartlett shows scenes at Anzac, Cape Helles and Sulva Bay, and contains written commentaries by Australian historian C E W Bean. There are scenes of British and Australian troops, camps and supplies being unloaded. Each part of the film has a written commentary, first at the beginning of the film and again at the start of the scene. Included in the film are scenes titled 'Heroes of Gallipoli'. A digitally restored version of this film is available as F10581.
See also F08484 "Comparison of Ellis Ashmead-Bartlett's Gallipoli footage" in AWM films F00069 with the Dardanelles Expedition: heroes of Gallipoli and F00176 A H Noad film.

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