Writer, producer and cinematographer, Frank Hurley tells the story of an adventure for gold in the wilds of New Guinea. Action includes betrayals, encounters with head hunters and the poignant but ill-fated love of a n...展开ative woman. -- General notes: Hurley was Australia's most celebrated documentary cinematographer at this time. The cast and crew of the film travelled by open boat to Merauke in Dutch New Guinea where the entire film was shot. The film shows many striking scenic effects and interesting ethnographic details, evidence of Hurley's ability as a documentary film-maker.