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Amidst rising tension between China and America, senior political journalist, Harriet Dunkley, pursues a long-buried and exposing secret, leading to assassination attempts, suicide and murder. Beneath the placid façade of Canberra, she uncovers a ‘secret city’ of high-level Australians corrupted by the competing super-powers.

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Cast & Crew & Production Details

Director
Emma Freeman
Writers
Matt Cameron  Belinda Chayko  Greg Waters
Producer
Joanna Werner
Executive Producers
Penny Chapman  Penny Win
Dir. of Photography:
Garry Phillips  Mark Wareham ACS
Cast
Jacki Weaver - Anna Torv - Dan Wyllie - Damon Herriman -  Alex Dimitriades - Alan Dale - Mekhi Phifer - Sacha Horler - Marcus Graham - Miranda Tapsell

Screen Australia Supported

  • Production support

Selected Awards & Festivals

  • TV Week Logie Awards
    (2017)
  • Australian Directors Guild
    (2017)
  • Australian Academy Cinema Television Arts
    (2016)

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