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Good Times Two Short Film (Full Length) – 1968 Travel Promotional Lifestyle

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This 1968 tourism promo follows two Aussie sheilas, Helen and Beverly, on a champagne-fuelled trip across the ditch. The tour kicks off with an obligatory sheep's 'baa', but offers some surprises alongside the scenic wonderland way, such as a detour to a Kaingaroa Forest mill and an Otago gold rush history lesson. Surprisingly trippy, Blow Up-inspired opening credits, some bold cutting and a jazzy score enliven the jaunt; a highlight is the lasses and hip local lads Monkee-ing around a Māori village and geothermal power station ... it's not PC, but it's definitely pop-tastic!

Key Cast & Crew

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Michael G Ryan

Director, Writer, Editor

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Oxley Hughan

Producer

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Geoffrey Scott

Producer

Hmmm, time for elevenses ... it took a real effort to jump off the merry go round of fun that boils around Rotorua.
– From the narration