Event Soldiers of the Cross
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Venue Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne, VIC
First Date 13 September 1900
Dates Estimated No
Status Unknown
World Premiere No
Description "A complex display of inter-related films, slides, music and the spoken word ... the culmination of a series of illustrated lectures prepared and presented by the Salvation Army in the late 1890's" (Pike and Cooper) Featured 13 films, 200 slides and an elaborate music score designed to convey the suffering and the sorrow, the gladness and the triumph of the early Christian martyrs.
Description Source Article
Primary Genre Other
Secondary Genre Test Film
Religious
Lecture
Subjects Christianity
Religion
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Joseph Perry Cinematographer
Herbert Booth Producer
Resources
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Book Pike and Cooper, Australian Film 1900-1977 (1)
Event Identifier 105170