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[Video begins with a black screen]

[Black screen fades away to a close-up shot of a happy man in a colourful costume with bright make up and lipstick on.]

[Dance/techno music fades in from silence]

[A voice in the background speaks]
Mardi Gras

[The man on screen looks at the camera and begins speaking as background music continues]

[The words the man speaks are written in white caption text on the bottom of the screen.]
My first Mardi Gras was 1990. I came up from Canberra with friends. I was already working for CSIRO then.

[Scene changes as man keeps speaking.]

[Scene changes to slow-motion shot of a large group of people dancing on a basketball court on a sunny day. The people are wearing both casual clothes and costume hats and decoration.]

[Background dance/techno music continues.]

[Scene changes to a slow-motion panning shot of two men in CSIRO t-shirts and colourful make up posing for a photo. The men are standing on a busy street with the Mardi Gras festival in the background. People around them are dancing and mingling in colourful and varied costumes.]

[Man’s voice continues speaking with white caption text on screen.]
It was the most amazing experience to feel a part of such a large community event,

[Scene changes back to a large group of people dancing in slow-motion wearing colourful costumes on a basketball court. The camera pans slowly from left to right.]

[Scene changes to a slow-motion shot of a tall man in a CSIRO t-shirt wearing a colourful costume and makeup while dancing. The Mardi Gras festival is in the background with other CSIRO staff dancing and people in the background].

[The man’s voice continues and the white caption text on screen changes to read what he is saying.]
So diverse,
So much love and friendship

[Scene changes to a close-up slow-motion shot of a woman’s face who is dancing with friends while wearing a CSIRO t-shirt, colourful make up and costume. The camera pans from left to right showing other CSIRO staff dancing with her.]

[The man’s voice continues and the white caption text on screen changes to read what he is saying.]
And light and movement.

[Man’s voice over ends and fades into silence].

[Dance/techno music in the background becomes louder.]

[Scene changes to show the back of a woman wearing a CSIRO Mardi Gras 2020 t-shirt. The camera pans from bottom to top revealing the large crowd she is standing in.]

[Scene changes back to a large group of people dancing on a basketball court wearing colourful costumes. We see them front-on as they are dancing and raising their hands together.]

[Scene changes to three-small videos that are combined to fill the screen. The videos on the left and right include men dancing on the basketball court in colourful costumes. In the centre video a girl wearing a bright headdress smiles at the camera.]

[Scene changes to a large crowd of CSIRO staff dancing together at the Mardi Gras parade. They are smiling and waving while wearing bright costumes and make up. In the background we see the city of Sydney and many people wearing different costumes and having fun.]

[Scene changes to a group of CSIRO staff posing for a photo together under the shade of a tree. They are all looking towards the camera while wearing CSIRO t-shirts and various costume accessories.]

[Scene changes to a close-up slow-motion shot of a shirtless man waving his hands and dancing. He is covered in body glitter and is wearing a bright headdress and makeup. The camera pans to the right and we see more of the people he is dancing with.]

[Scene changes to a far-away shot of CSIRO staff marching in the Mardi Gras parade. They are walking and dancing together while holding signs and a large rainbow coloured bird-float. There is a large crowd of onlookers in the background who are happy and clapping as the parade goes by.]

[Scene changes back to the first shot of the man who provided the voice-over. The shot is in slow-motion and focuses on his face as he smiles towards the camera.]

[Scene changes to a slow-motion shot of CSIRO staff marching and dancing towards the camera at night-time during the parade.]

[White caption text appears on screen.]
We were proud to march at Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2020. Thank you to our amazing people for celebrating rainbow diversity. #CSIROpride.

[Text on screen fades away.]

[CSIRO closing sequence emerges on screen, covering the screen with white.]

[CSIRO logo appears with the tagline “Australia’s National Science Agency”.]

Our Mardi Gras 2020 highlights

We’re part of the Rainbow Revolution. We were proud to march at Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2020. It was an absolute blast.

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[Video begins with a black screen]

[Black screen fades away to a close-up shot of a happy man in a colourful costume with bright make up and lipstick on.]

[Dance/techno music fades in from silence]

[A voice in the background speaks]
Mardi Gras

[The man on screen looks at the camera and begins speaking as background music continues]

[The words the man speaks are written in white caption text on the bottom of the screen.]
My first Mardi Gras was 1990. I came up from Canberra with friends. I was already working for CSIRO then.

[Scene changes as man keeps speaking.]

[Scene changes to slow-motion shot of a large group of people dancing on a basketball court on a sunny day. The people are wearing both casual clothes and costume hats and decoration.]

[Background dance/techno music continues.]

[Scene changes to a slow-motion panning shot of two men in CSIRO t-shirts and colourful make up posing for a photo. The men are standing on a busy street with the Mardi Gras festival in the background. People around them are dancing and mingling in colourful and varied costumes.]

[Man’s voice continues speaking with white caption text on screen.]
It was the most amazing experience to feel a part of such a large community event,

[Scene changes back to a large group of people dancing in slow-motion wearing colourful costumes on a basketball court. The camera pans slowly from left to right.]

[Scene changes to a slow-motion shot of a tall man in a CSIRO t-shirt wearing a colourful costume and makeup while dancing. The Mardi Gras festival is in the background with other CSIRO staff dancing and people in the background].

[The man’s voice continues and the white caption text on screen changes to read what he is saying.]
So diverse,
So much love and friendship

[Scene changes to a close-up slow-motion shot of a woman’s face who is dancing with friends while wearing a CSIRO t-shirt, colourful make up and costume. The camera pans from left to right showing other CSIRO staff dancing with her.]

[The man’s voice continues and the white caption text on screen changes to read what he is saying.]
And light and movement.

[Man’s voice over ends and fades into silence].

[Dance/techno music in the background becomes louder.]

[Scene changes to show the back of a woman wearing a CSIRO Mardi Gras 2020 t-shirt. The camera pans from bottom to top revealing the large crowd she is standing in.]

[Scene changes back to a large group of people dancing on a basketball court wearing colourful costumes. We see them front-on as they are dancing and raising their hands together.]

[Scene changes to three-small videos that are combined to fill the screen. The videos on the left and right include men dancing on the basketball court in colourful costumes. In the centre video a girl wearing a bright headdress smiles at the camera.]

[Scene changes to a large crowd of CSIRO staff dancing together at the Mardi Gras parade. They are smiling and waving while wearing bright costumes and make up. In the background we see the city of Sydney and many people wearing different costumes and having fun.]

[Scene changes to a group of CSIRO staff posing for a photo together under the shade of a tree. They are all looking towards the camera while wearing CSIRO t-shirts and various costume accessories.]

[Scene changes to a close-up slow-motion shot of a shirtless man waving his hands and dancing. He is covered in body glitter and is wearing a bright headdress and makeup. The camera pans to the right and we see more of the people he is dancing with.]

[Scene changes to a far-away shot of CSIRO staff marching in the Mardi Gras parade. They are walking and dancing together while holding signs and a large rainbow coloured bird-float. There is a large crowd of onlookers in the background who are happy and clapping as the parade goes by.]

[Scene changes back to the first shot of the man who provided the voice-over. The shot is in slow-motion and focuses on his face as he smiles towards the camera.]

[Scene changes to a slow-motion shot of CSIRO staff marching and dancing towards the camera at night-time during the parade.]

[White caption text appears on screen.]
We were proud to march at Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2020. Thank you to our amazing people for celebrating rainbow diversity. #CSIROpride.

[Text on screen fades away.]

[CSIRO closing sequence emerges on screen, covering the screen with white.]

[CSIRO logo appears with the tagline “Australia’s National Science Agency”.]

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