For love or money: a history of women and work in Australia

Australia, 1983

Please note

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

Tells the story of women’s working lives throughout Australia’s history. Juxtaposes clips from feature films, home movies, newsreels and documentaries with radio shows, diaries, popular songs, letters and interviews. Explores the challenges that face women in the nuclear age. Narrated by Noni Hazlehurst; edited by Margot Nash; music by Elizabeth Drake.

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 on-site.

Learn more about accessing our collection


In ACMI's collection


production company

Flashback Films

Film Makers

Megan McMurchy

Margot Nash

Margot Oliver

Jeni Thornley



Production places
Production dates

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= |title=For love or money: a history of women and work in Australia |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=28 September 2022 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}