Public enemy number one

Australia, 1980

Film
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Wilfred Burchett is Australia’s most controversial journalist. He has always been first on the spot, first with a good story, from Hiroshima to Hanoi. But his activities attracted the disfavour of the Australian Government and he was exiled from his own country for 17 years. Rated: G

Credits

director

David Bradbury

Language

English

Duration

00:55:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27642

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Burchett, Wilfred

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Journalism

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

History → Burchett, Wilfred

History → History

People → Burchett, Wilfred

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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