Facebook X YouTube Instagram Pinterest NetGalley
Google Books previews are unavailable because you have chosen to turn off third party cookies for enhanced content. Visit our cookies page to review your cookie settings.

My Life with Charles Chauvel (Paperback)

Hobbies & Lifestyle > Art

Imprint: Arden
Pages: 238
ISBN: 9781925984439
Published: 31st March 2020

Please note this book may be printed for your order so despatch times may be slightly longer than usual.

in_stock

£25.00


You'll be £25.00 closer to your next £10.00 credit when you purchase My Life with Charles Chauvel. What's this?
+£4.99 UK Delivery or free UK delivery if order is over £40
(click here for international delivery rates)

Order within the next 8 hours, 52 minutes to get your order processed the next working day!

Need a currency converter? Check XE.com for live rates



To take you down to the sea in ships, to go tramping over a thousand hills, to huddle against a man-made cyclone in the jungle scrub of the Lamington Plateau, to go film-making with Charles and Elsa Chauvel - that’s the object of this book.

 

In these pages you will share Elsa’s dramatic years beside her film-producer husband, helping to pioneer a struggling motion picture industry. You will sail with them to lonely Pitcairn Island, where they face hazardous seas to bring back, for the first time, film footage of the hiding place of the Bounty mutineers. You will travel with the dedicated, adventure-loving pair to film in the rugged interior of the Northern Territory. You will listen to the thunder of hooves as they film the unforgettable, world-acclaimed charge of Forty Thousand Horsemen, and you will read of the stars discovered and created by Charles Chauvel: Errol Flynn, Mary Maguire, Chips Rafferty, Peter Finch, Michael Pate, Betty Bryant, Tudawali and Ngarla Kunoth of 'Jedda' fame.

There are no reviews for this book. Register or Login now and you can be the first to post a review!

Other titles in Arden...