Australian Screen

Australia’s audiovisual heritage online

Titles curated by Bruce Hodsdon

7 titles - sorted alphabetically or by year

The Beach documentary – 2000

A documentary about Australians’ love affair with the beach.

Beautiful Lies: A Film About Peter Carey documentary – 1986

This documentary explores the relationship between Australian novelist Peter Carey and his country.

Camera Natura short film – 1986

This montage film is about the spirit of the land: charting the contours of myth, geography and landscape.

The Daylight Moon: A Portrait of the Poet Les Murray documentary – 1991

World-renowned Australian poet Les Murray reflects on his life and work.

The Good, The Bad and The Ugg Boot documentary – 2006

A David and Goliath conflict over brand ownership between a small business and an American corporate giant.

Raoul Wallenberg: Between the Lines documentary – 1984

Profile of Raoul Wallenberg, an extraordinary humanitarian who disappeared after performing heroic deeds during the Second World War.

Suzi’s Story documentary – 1987

A mother who has contracted AIDS bravely decides to make a film of the experience.