Charles Chauvel

Oct 7, 1897
Warwick, Queensland, Australia

Bio: Filmmaker Charles Chauvel and his wife Elsa were most renowned for their contributions to the Australian National Cinema, which combined bush legends from the 1890s and special photographic techniques to enhance the natural grandeur of the outback to create a distinctive style of filmmaking. His first feature film, Moth of Moonbi was completed in 1926. In that… More


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