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Issue Details: First known date: 1986... 1986 Hunger
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'A young Rumanian escapes from his homeland to find his way to Australia. Trying to get his wife out of a communist country, with little help from his new found home, leads him, after numerous frustrations, to a final resort - a public fasting campaign.'

Source: Screen Australia. (Sighted: 31/1/2014)


  • Telemovie.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

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      Australian Broadcasting Corporation ,
      1986 .
      Extent: 77min.p.
      Series: form y separately published work icon Australian Telemovies Australia : Australian Broadcasting Corporation , 1986 6975246 1986 series - publisher film/TV

      A series of telemovies by Australian writers and directors, airing on successive Fridays nights in late 1986.

      Each telemovie aired under the umbrella title 'Australian Telemovies'. They shared no thematic connections within this loose anthology structure, though they did share crew members (excluding writers and directors): for example, Julian Penney worked as director of photographer on a number of the telemovies.

      Originally, newspapers presented the anthology series as six telemovies, but telemovies continued to air under this umbrella title until late November, for a total of nine telemovies.

      See also

      Canberra Times, 14 September 1986, p.11.

      Number in series: 3
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