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The Screen Guide

The story of a top cameraman with the post-war Cinetone News whose Irish-Catholic background involves him in the fast-changing social and political issues of his time.

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Director
Phillip Noyce
Writers
Bob Ellis  Phillip Noyce
Producer
David Elfick
Editor
John Scott
Cast
Bill Hunter - Chris Haywood - Gerard Kennedy - Wendy Hughes - John Ewart - Angela Punch - John Dease - Bryan Brown - John Clayton - Don Crosby - Drew Forsythe - Tony Barry - Lorna Leslie - Alexander Archdale - Peter Carroll - Slim De Grey - Gerry Duggan - John Flaus - Bruce Spence - Les Foxcroft - Mark Holden - Jude Kuring - David Elfick
Production Completion
1978
Genre
Drama
Production Company
Palm Beach Pictures Pty Ltd
International Sales
Palm Beach Pictures Pty Ltd

Selected Awards & Festivals

  • Moscow International Film Festival
    (2000)
  • All the Best from Australia Flm Festival - Manila
    (1998)
  • Strictly Oz - A History of Australian Film - LACMA
    (1996)
  • Oz: Adventures in Australian Filmmaking
    (1996)
  • Strictly Oz - A History of Australian Film
    (1995)
  • Moscow International Film Festival
    (1991)
  • Centre Georges Pompidou, Australian - Pompidou Event
    (1991)
  • Association of Danish Film Critics
    (1981)

Screen News

David Stratton's top five Australian films

Film critic David Stratton lists his top five Australian films ahead of the release of documentary David Stratton: A Cinematic Life.

07 Mar 2017
By Caris Bizzaca
Oz film history: Stratton’s view