BRAZEN HUSSIES is a feature documentary that shows the moment the fuse was lit igniting the Women’s Liberation Movement (1965 -1975). Interweaving unseen archival footage, personal photographs, memorabilia and lively personal accounts from feminists all around Australia,  BRAZEN HUSSIES shows us how a daring and diverse group of women joined forces to defy the status quo and demand equality. Contributing to one of the greatest social movements of the 20th Century, these women sparked profound social change, at times at great personal cost.

Writer & Director: Catherine Dwyer

Producers: Philippa Campey and Andrea Foxworthy

Executive Producer: Sue Maslin

Editor: Rosie Jones

Consultant: Larissa Behrendt

Script Editor: Annette Blonksi

Financed by Screen Australia, Film Victoria, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, The Post Lounge, Film Art Media, Documentary Australia Foundation and Creative Partnerships Australia.

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May 26, 2020 in Uncategorized

TV Deal Announced for Bruny, by best-selling novelist by Heather Rose

Film Art Media has optioned the novel Bruny, by Tasmanian writer Heather Rose. It will be developed as a television series with producers Charlotte Seymour and Sue Maslin AO. Bruny won the General Fiction prize in the Australian…
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May 15, 2020 in news, The Show Must Go On

Film Art Media has gone virtual!

Following on from a successful launch of the Wellness Roadshow to coincide with mental health week in October last year, the team behind The Show Must Go On have now…
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October 30, 2019 in films, latest releases, The Show Must Go On

Launch of The Show Must Go On’s Wellness Roadshow

Following on from the ABC television premiere of documentary film The Show Must Go On, Film Art Media launched a national Wellness Roadshow on Wednesday 9 October at Arts Centre Melbourne as…
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September 11, 2019 in films, Jill Bilcock: Dancing The Invisible, latest releases, Uncategorized

THE SHOW MUST GO ON to premiere on ABC as part of Mental Health Week

Premiere: Tuesday October 8 at 9.30pm on ABC + iview  The Show Must Go On, a film shining a spotlight on mental wellbeing in the entertainment industry, will premiere on…
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