Glenn's story

Australia, 1979

Film
Glenn's story | Arnold Zable | 1979 | ACMI collection

A documentary based on a story written by a 15 year old boy in the maximum security section of Turana. Discusses his childhood and the events which eventually lead to his becoming a ward of the state and finding himself on the wrong side of the law.

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Collection

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Credits

producer

Sue Dunstan

production company

Swinburne Institute of Technology. Film and Television School

director

Arnold Zable

Duration

00:15:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1979

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

012655

Language

English

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

MOV file ProRes4444; Digital Preservation Master - overscan

MOV file ProRes4444; Digital Preservation Master - presentation

MPEG-4 Digital File; ACMI Digital Access Copy - overscan

MPEG-4 Digital File; ACMI Digital Access Copy - presentation

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