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The Screen Guide

In the early 1970s, Tasmania's Lake Pedder was flooded to make way for a massive hydro-electric scheme. The campaign to save the lake was a turning point for the environment movement. Though ultimately the lake and its spectacular quartz beach were lost, the world's first Green Party was born.

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Crew

Director
Steve Best  Anna Grieve
Writers
Steve Best  Anna Grieve
Producer
Steve Best  Anna Grieve
Executive Producers
Sharon Connolly
Dir. of Photography
Joel Wilton Peterson

Cast

Peter O'Brien (Narrator)

Production Details

Production Completion
1997
Production Company
Film Australia Limited

Selected Awards & Festivals

  • Earth Vision - Tokyo Global Environmental Film Festival
    (1997)
  • Japan Prize Educational Program Contest
    (1997)