Women breakout

Australia, 1981

Film
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This film was made by the Halfway House Collective in Melbourne and is set in Halfway House a feminist refuge. The film does not so much focus on the circumstances that led them to the Halfway House, rather it shows the house giving them support to take control of and change their lives.

Credits

director

Erika Addis

production company

Halfway House Collective

Language

English

Duration

00:27:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

32679

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Melbourne (Vic.) - Buildings, structures, etc

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Women - Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Abused women

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Feminism

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Feminists - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Halfway houses

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Women - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Women - Economic conditions

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Women - Social conditions

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Abused women

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Feminists - Australia

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Women - Australia

History → History

History → Melbourne (Vic.) - Buildings, structures, etc

History → Women's rights - Australia - History

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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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