The Footscray Film Circle Podcast

Episode 20: Newsfront

June 11, 2023 DK & DI
Episode 20: Newsfront
The Footscray Film Circle Podcast
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The Footscray Film Circle Podcast
Episode 20: Newsfront
Jun 11, 2023
DK & DI

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Daniel and David talk about Phillip Noyce's 1978 film Newsfront. Is it, as some top critics claim, the greatest Australian film ever made? Is it a critique of the growing American influence over Australia in the post-war years? Is Wendy Hughes the most glamorous star Australia has ever produced? Just how old do YOU think Bill Hunter's character is? Please enjoy. 

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Daniel and David talk about Phillip Noyce's 1978 film Newsfront. Is it, as some top critics claim, the greatest Australian film ever made? Is it a critique of the growing American influence over Australia in the post-war years? Is Wendy Hughes the most glamorous star Australia has ever produced? Just how old do YOU think Bill Hunter's character is? Please enjoy.