Voices on the Page: David Williamson

Australia, 1986

Film

The “Compulsive Playwright” provides you with a unique insight into the man and his work. His early experience, the problems of writing for film (Gallipoli), lecturing to students on the writing process, and rehearsing with the actors, are all part of this entertaining and informative video. This package has been designed for students of literature everywhere. It has a particular application for students studying senior English at Years 11 and 12 and tertiary institutions. Study guide included.

Last on display

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Credits

director

Ian Walker

producer

Malcolm Otton

Language

English

Duration

00:26:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

35673

Audience classification

Mediatheque - all ages (ACMI classified)

Subject categories

Archival, Cinemagazines & Newsreels

Archival, Cinemagazines & Newsreels → Archival materials

Archival, Cinemagazines & Newsreels → Interviews

Biographical

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Literature → Australian literature

Literature → Williamson, David, 1942-

Music & Performing Arts → Williamson, David, 1942-

People → Biography

People → Williamson, David, 1942-

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

MOV file H264; NFSA Digital Access Copy

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