Australian War Memorial: construction of Hall of Memory Mosaics

Collection ID F01944
Collection type Film
Title Australian War Memorial: construction of Hall of Memory Mosaics
Measurement 9 min 32 sec
Object type Short film
Place made Australia: Australian Capital Territory, Canberra
Date made 01 August 1955
Copyright External copyright

Construction of the Australian War Memorial's Hall of Memory mosaics. The artist Napier Waller explains the work and process. The Italian born mosaics craftsmen Aldo Rossi and De Marco. Senor De Marco explains the assembly process and also briefly gives details of his background. Produced by the Film Division of the Department of the Interior for the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC).

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