Australian Documentary Bibliography

Bibliography of Australian documentary. This page is part of Australian Documentary - a site dedicated to the study of documentary production and the genre of documentary within an Australian framework.

Australian Documentary is part of the Culture and Communication Reading Room at Murdoch University.

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Allard, Andrea and Peeters Theo, 1987, "Chile: Hasta Cuando?", Metro, No. 73, Winter, 36-9.

Alysen, Barbara, 1981, "David Bradbury", Cinema Papers, No. 31, March/April, 30-1 & 99.

Alysen, Barbara, 1983, "First Contact", Cinema Papers, No. 43, May/June, 165.

Alysen, Barbara, 1984, "Documentaries", Cinema Papers, No.44-45, 57-8.

Alysen, Barbara, 1984, "Nicaragua No Pasaran", Cinema Papers, No. 47, August, 230-2.

Anderson, Robin, 1993, "Home is where the heart is (Homelands)", Filmnews, September, Vol. 23, No.7, 6-8.

Ansara, Martha, 1979, "Theory and Practise discussion weekend: Women film workers meet", Filmnews, January, 7-10.

Ansara, Martha and Kaufman, Tina, 1993, "Blood Brothers: Aboriginality in the '90s", Filmnews, July, 5-6.

Australian Documentary Conference, 1991, "The Big Picture: Documentary film-making in Australia", papers from the 2nd Australian Documentary Conference, National Centre for Australian Studies, Monash University, Clayton.

Australian Film Commission, 1992, Get the Picture: Essential Data on Australian Film, Television and Video, 2nd Edition, AFC, Sydney.

Avery, John, 1982, "Two Laws", Cinema Papers, No. 39, August, 328-9 & 395.

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Bail, Kathy, 1989, "Caesar's Body Works", Cinema Papers, No.74, July, 18-9.

Baker, Suzanne, 1980, "The huamn face of China", Metro, No.52, August, 35-7.

Benjamin, Marion, 1991, "Ghosts that never die: A doumentary film about our sense of ourselves", Fremantle Arts Review, July, 3-5.

Bickford, Anne, 1979, "The Last Tasmanian: Superb documentary or racist fantasy?", Filmnews, January, 11-2.

Bickford, Anne and Pritchard, Jeune, 1979, "Talking to Essie Coffey", Filmnews, July 4-5, p. 10.

Bishop, Rod, 1984, "For Love or Money", Cinema Papers, No.44-45, April, 91-2

Bowen, Ivor, 1986, Poor Man's Cinema (video recording), Mediacast, Sydney.

Beilby, Peter and Lansell, Ross (eds), 1982, The Documentary Film in Australia, Cinema Papers / Film Victoria, North Melbourne.

Benson, John, 1985, "Ivan Gaal", Filmviews, Vol. 30, No. 125, Spring, 14-6.

Breen, Marcus and Hayward Tracy, 1988, "Shorts Circuit", Cinema Papers, No. 67, January, 52-3.

Breen, Marcus, 1982, "A Shifting Dreaming: A dramatized documentary", Cinema Papers, No. 39, 330-1 & 393.

Breen, Marcus, 1984, "Nicaragua No Pasaran", Cinema Papers, No.48, October/November, 361-2.

Breen, Marcus, 1986, "Don't Let Them Eat Cake: Red Matildas", Cinema Papers, No.55, January, 66.

Breen, Marcus, 1992, "Black Harvest", Cinema Papers, No.89, August.

 

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Calvert, Frances, 1986, "Dennis O'Rourke", Metro, No. 70, Winter.

Carter, Anne, 1986, "Yirrkala Adventure: Young people meet an old culture", Metro, No. 69, Autumn, 50-1.

Cavadini, Allesandro; Stratchan, Carolyn; Merewether, Charles and Stern , Lesley, 1981, "Two Laws-Kanymarda Yuwa", Media Interventions, Intervention Publications, NSW.

Connolly, Keith, 1978, "The Last Tasmania", Cinema Papers, No. 18, October/November, 143-6.

Connolly, Keith, 1981, "Public Enemy Number One", Cinema Papers, No. 32, May/June, 178-9.

Cordaiy, Hunter, 1986, "Statements on documentary", Filmviews, Vol. 31, No. 128, Winter, 2-6.

Cordaiy, Hunter, 1986, "Statements on documentary", Filmviews, Vol. 31, No. 130, Summer, 6-10.

Cordaiy, Hunter, 1992, "Black Harvest", Metro, No. 91, Spring, 45-7.

Cornioley, Christina, 1986, "David Bradbury", Filmviews, Vol. 31, No. 128, Winter, 7-9.

Corvoiley, Christina, 1986, "Interview - David Bradbury", Filmviews, Vol. 31, No. 128, Winter

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Dabrowski, Wojciech, 1993, "Black Harvest", Oceania, Vol. 64, No.1, September, 79-84.

Davies, Brian, 1982, "Television" in Lansell, Ross and Bielby, Peter (eds), The Documentary Film in Australia, Melbourne, Cinema Papers / Film Victoria.

Dermody, Susan, 1987, "The Body In Question", Cinema Papers, No. 63, May.

Diamond, Peter, 1980, Writing Documentary Script and Narration, Australian Film and Television School, North Ryde.

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Emerman, Marsha, 1994, "Women and Documentary: An international Perspective", Metro, No. 97, Autumn, 23-7.

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Fisher, Catherine, 1986, "Photography plus cinematography equals Memory (O'Rourke)", Filmnews, Vol. 16, No. 1, February.

Fiske, Pat; Kaufman, Tina, 1986, "You don't make the film, the film makes you", Filmnews, Vol. 16, No. 1, February.

Fiske, Pat; McCrae, Beth, 1984, "The state of the documentary", Filmnews, January/February.

Fitzgerald, Diane and Oates, Gregory, 1983, "Lousy Little Sixpence", Metro, No. 62, 31-4.

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Gibbs, Anna, 1981, "The life and times of Rosie the Riveter", Metro, No. 57, Spring, 70.

Glenn, Gordon and Stocks, Ian, 1976, "John Heyer: Documentary Filmmaker", Cinema Papers, No. 10, September/October, 120-2 & 190.

Graham, Trevor, 1994, "Documentaries at the Melbourne and Sydney Film Festivals", Metro, No. 99, Summer, 55.

Grierson, John, 1985, "Memorandum to the Right Honourable, The Prime Minister", in Moran, Albert and O'Regan, Tom, An Australian Film Reader, Sydney, Currency.

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Hall, Sandra, 1986, "Film maker who packs a punch (Dennis O'Rourke)", Bulletin, 25 February.

Hawes, Stanley, 1985, "Grierson in Australia", in Moran, Albert and O'Regan, Tom, An Australian Film Reader, Sydney, Currency.

Haydon, Tom, 1979, Australian Film Maker Tom Haydon talks with Judy Bateman (video recording), Australian Film and Television School, North Ryde.

Haydon, Tom 1984, "(Interview) State of the Documentary", Filmnews, January/February.

Heyer, John, 1985, "A documentary Aesthetic", in Moran, Albert and O'Regan, Tom, An Australian Film Reader, Sydney, Currency.

Horsfield, Bruce, 1982, "The Four Corners report on CAE's: A case study in the ideology of television Documentary Production", The Australian Journal of Screen Theory, 11&12, 120-7.

Hughes, Peter, 1988, "National Documentary Conference", Metro, May, 42-3.

Hughes, Peter, 1988, A New Form of Documentary?: The impact of film and social theories in some independent Australian documentaries of the 1980s, Murdoch University theses, Master of Arts in Literature and Communication, Murdoch University.

Hutton, Anne, 1980, "Black Australia and Film: Only if it makes money", reprinted in Moran and O'Regan, 1985, 333-337.

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Izod, John, 1980, "Walkabout: A wasted journey?", Sight and Sound, 49, 2: 112-116.

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Jennings, Karen, 1986, "Serious Undertakings - A film about film, politics, culture and pleasure", Unpublished article, June.

Jennings, Karen, 1987, Aboriginality in Australian Cinema: Representations of Aborigines in selected features and documentaries, 1955-1987, Murdoch University theses, Master of Arts in Literature and Communication, Murdoch University.

Jennings, Karen, 1987/88, "Ways of seeing and speaking about Aboriginal Women: Black women and documentary film", in Hecate, vol. 13, No. 2.

Jennings, Karen and Hollingsworth, David, 1987/88, "Shy maids and wanton strumpets" in Hecate, Vol. 13, No. 2.

Jennings, Karen and Simpson, Anne, 1988, "The nights belong to the novelist", Metro, No. 76, May, 32-5.

 

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Kingland, Debbie, 1977, " A place where documentaries Count...", Filmnews, Vol. 11. No. 10, November.

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Langer, John, 1982, "What is a documentary?" in Lansell, Ross and Bielby, Peter (eds) The Documentary Film in Australia, Melbourne, Cinema Papers / Film Victoria.

Lawson, Sylvia, 1984, "Serious Undertakings: Deconstructions and demolitions", Framework, No. 24, Spring.

Leahy, Gill, 1982, "Home on The Range", Filmnews, March, 5-6.

Lindsay, Andrew, 1994, "Documentaries at the Melbourne and Sydney Film Festivals", Metro, No.99, 57-61.

Lyall, Jan, 1989, Preserving Australia's Documentary Heritage: A progress report, Australian Council of Libraries and Information Services, Canberra.

Lyle, Valda; Politis Tom and Stell, Ross,1980, Stanley Hawes: Documentary Film-Maker, Sydney, WEA Film Study Group.

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MacBean, James, Roy, 1983, "Beyond Observational Cinema: The films of David and Judith MacDougall", Film Quarterly, Vol. 36:2, Spring.

MacBean, James, Roy, 1983, "Two Laws from Australia, One White, One Black", Film Quarterly, 36, 3: 30-43.

Mackinolty, Chips and Duffy, Michael, 1987, "Guess Who's Coming To Dinner in Arnhem Land?", unpublished paper presented to the Australian Documentary Film Conference, Adelaide.

McDougall, David, 1982, "Some issues and concerns of the 1970s" in Lansell, Ross and Bielby, Peter (eds) The Documentary Film in Australia, Melbourne, Cinema Papers / Film Victoria.

McRae, Beth, 1984, "The state of the documentary: Tom Haydon interview", Filmnews, January/February, 10-1 & 14.

McMurchy, Megan, 1989, "Documentary Film in Australia:, in Get the Picture: Essential Data on Australian Film, Television and Video, AFC, Sydney.

McMurchy, Megan, 1994, "The Documentary", in Australian Cinema, Scott Murray (ed), Allen and Unwin, St. Leonards.

Michaels, Eric, 1987, "Hundreds shot at Aboriginal Community: ABC makes TV documentary at Yuendumu", Media Information Australia, No. 45, August, 7-17.

Moir, Bruce, 1982, "Government", in Lansell, Ross and Beilby, Peter (eds), The Documentary Film in Australia, Melbourne, Cinema Papers / Film Victoria.

Moran, Albert, 1987, "Nation Building: The post war documentary in Australia", Continuum: An Australian Journal of the Media, Vol.1, No.1.

Moran, Albert, 1983, "Australian documentary cinema 1940-1960", Arena, No. 64, 1983.

Moran, Albert, 1985, "From the topics to the snow: The CFU in the 1960s", in Moran, Albert and O'Regan Tom, An Australian Film Reader, Sydney, Currency.

Moran, Albert and O'Regan, Tom, "2 discourses on Australian film", Australian Journal of Screen Theory, No. 15/16.

Moran, Albert and O'Regan Tom, 1985, "Documentary hopes: Introduction" in Moran, Albert and O'Regan, Tom, An Australian Film Reader, Sydney, Currency.

Morgan, Frank, 1986, "Four Corners -Twenty-Five years: A comment on the program and review of the book", Media Information Australia, No. 42, November, 60.

 

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O'Regan, Tom, 1985, "Documentary in Controversy: The last Tasmanian", in Moran, Albert and O'Regan, Tom, 127-136.

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Plenderleith, Harold James, 1972, Preservation of Documentary Material in the Pacific Area, Austalian National Advisory Committee for Unesco.

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Quayle, Lyn, 1981,"Whisky Fateh", Cinema Papers, No. 32, May/June, 155-7 & 203.

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Ramsey, Stephen, 1982, Interview in "Case Histories", in Lansell, Ross and Bielby, Peter (eds) The Documentary Film in Australia, Melbourne, Cinema Papers / Film Victoria.

Roddick, Nick, 1986, "O'Rourke's Drift", Cinema Papers, No.56, March, 30-1.

Rubbo, Mike, 1984, Australian Film Makers Mike Rubbo: The documentary (video recording), Australian Film and Television School, North Ryde.

Routt, Bill, 1985, "Herstory and Hype: Don't Call Me Girlie", Cinema Papers, No. 53, September, 65-6.

Ryan, Tom, 1980, "Historical Films", in Murray, Scott (ed), 113-131.

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Sdraulig, Mary, 1985, "Red Matildas", Filmviews, Vol. 30, No. 125, Spring, 10-1.

Shirley, Graham, 1985, "Don't Call Me Girlie", Cinema Papers, No. 52, July, 36-8.

Smith, Margaret, 1993, "Tom Zubryki's Homelands", Cinema Papers, No. 95, October, 31-3.

Stiles, Mark,1991, "Documentarists: Haydon's Heroes and Heroines", Filmnews, February, 8-10.

Stott, Jennifer, 1995, "Out of the mainstream: Australian Documentaries and shorts in the USA", Media Information Australia, No. 76, May, 30-4.

Sykes, Bobby, 1979, "A re-make: this time with a camera (The :Last Tasmanian)", Filmnews, January, 13.

 

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Tsilimidos, Alan, 1993/94, "A day in the life: The work of a film director", Metro, No. 96, Summer, 53-4.

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Urban, Andrew, L. 1991, "Dennis O'Rouke and the Good Woman of Bangkok", Cinema Papers, No.84, August,

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Walton, Alastair, 1991, "Beads and trinkets", Australian Left Review, No. 130, July, 57-8.

Wyndham, Diana, 1986, "Half Life: A film by Dennis O'Rourke", Media Information Australia, No. 39, February, 17.

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Zable, Arnold, 1981, "The life and work of Frank Hurley", Metro, No. 56, Winter, 46-7.

Zable, Arnold, 1983, "First Contact", Metro, No. 62, 29-30.

Zielinski, Andrew, 1985, "Scott Hicks", Filmviews, No. 123, Autumn, 12-5.

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