Come out fighting

Australia, 1973

Film
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

Source: Some information on this page may have been sourced as part of the 2023 Wikimedia Australia Partnership Projects grant, with the purpose of improving and expanding the use of Wikidata on our website. Wikidata is a free and open knowledge base that can be read and edited by both humans and machines. Read more about this project here.

Low budget realistic work made with assistance from the Experimental Film and Television Fund. Adapted from a play by Harry Martin, it presents a crisis in the life of an Aboriginal boxer in the face of conflicting demands from Aboriginal friends, fight promoters and students campaigning for Aboriginal rights. Cast includes Michael Karpaney, Cliff Neale, Bethany Lee, Peter Green, Bob Horsfall, Peter Adams, Brian Torrens.

Content notification

Our collection comprises over 40,000 moving image works, acquired and catalogued between the 1940s and early 2000s. As a result, some items may reflect outdated, offensive and possibly harmful views and opinions. ACMI is working to identify and redress such usages.

Learn more about our collection and our collection policy here. If you come across harmful content on our website that you would like to report, let us know.

How to watch

This work has not been digitised and is currently unavailable to view online. It may be possible for approved reseachers to view onsite at ACMI.

Learn more about accessing our collection

Collection

In ACMI's collection

Credits

producer/director

Nigel Buesst

Duration

00:49:58:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1973

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/78152--come-out-fighting-a/ |title=Come out fighting |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=16 July 2024 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}