Women breakout

Australia, 1981

Film
Women breakout | Erika Addis | 1981 | ACMI collection

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.

How to watch

This work has been digitised but due to rights and access requirements can only be viewed on-site at ACMI premises over WiFi or by researchers on request.

Collection

In ACMI's collection

Credits

production company

Halfway House Collective

director

Erika Addis

Duration

00:27:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1981

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

323507

Language

English

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

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

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work on Wikipedia

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/76907--women-breakout/ |title=Women breakout |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=6 October 2022 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}