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The Screen Guide

BLACK AND WHITE is based on a 1959 real-life trial in Adelaide, Australia, that went as far as the Privy Council in England. This film is a compelling drama about two young lawyers embarking on a battle for natural justice which has far reaching consequences both for themselves and Australian society.

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Crew

Director
Craig Lahiff
Writers
Louis Nowra
Producer
Helen Leake  Nik Powell
Dir. of Photography
Geoffrey Simpson ACS
Composer
Cezary Skubiszewski
Editor
Lee Smith
Production Designer
Murray Picknett

Cast

Robert Carlyle - Charles Dance - Kerry Fox - Colin Friels - Ben Mendelsohn - David Ngoombujarra

Production Details

Production Completion Date
2002
Co-Production
Australia/United Kingdom Co-Production
Production Company
Duo Art Productions Pty Ltd  Scala Productions Ltd

Sales

Australian Sales
NewVision Film Distributors
International Sales
AB Svensk Filmindustri

Selected Awards & Festivals