form y God or Politics : Tom Keneally in Eritrea single work   film/TV  
Issue Details: First known date: 1990 1990
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In this documentary, Tom Keneally re-traces the journey he made two years earlier, when researching the novel Towards Asmara. Keneally reveals a remarkable society of camouflaged schools and hospitals, factories hidden in deep caves, great food distribution dumps, and ravaged biblical towns. He encounters again the real people he turned into fictional characters in his book.

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      1990 .
      Extent: 52 min.p.
      Description: Colour
      Series: form y Creative Spirits Don Featherstone , Featherstone Productions (publisher), Sydney : Featherstone Productions , 1990 Z1684570 1990 series - publisher film/TV A series of biographical profiles on well-known Australian creatives. The episodes are (in order) 'Difficult Pleasure' (painter Brett Whiteley); 'The Wizard from Oz' (jazz virtuoso James Morrison); 'Astonish Me' (choreographer Graeme Murphy); 'God or Politics' (author Tom Keneally); 'The People's Diva' (opera singer Joan Carden); 'There's No Time' (composer Peter Sculthorpe); 'Bon-bons and Roses for Dorothy' (writer/dramatist Dorothy Hewett).
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