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Snowy Labour

8m Documentary 2022

Region: Cooma NSW

Unclassified: No age restrictions

Carlo “Charlie” Salvestro relives the highs and lows of working the tunnels on the Snowy Hydro Scheme.

This documentary highlights the brave international cameraderie of workers on the Snowy Hydro scheme. A very diverse workface overcame borders, language barriers and war-time grudges to build the greatest engineering feat in Australia’s history, slap bang in the middle of the Snowy Mountains.

Director Lachlan Salvestro

Director LACHLAN SALVESTRO is a student filmmaker from the Snowy Mountains, NSW.


Jenny Toch

Executive Producer

Sinclair Salvestro


Negin Khagani

Production Designer

Imogen Barlass

Sound Designer

Abigail Wu

Development Producer

Anthony Sindoni

First Assistant Director

Emma Black

Camera Assistant

Sinclair Salvestro