1988, 55 Minutes
Open House looks at the planning, architecture, design and fine craftsmanship that went into one of Australia's most ambitious construction projects.
Produced over a ten year period, Open House follows closely the construction of Australia's new Parliament House, from the turn of the first sod of earth to its official opening by HRH Queen Elizabeth II in 1988.
Commissioned by the Parliament House Construction Authority. © 2011 National Film and Sound Archive of Australia.
Director: Ian Walker
Running Time: 55 Minutes
Classification: Exempt from classification
Curriculum Links: Architecture, Design and Technology, Industrial Design, Visual Arts.