Newsfront

  • 1978
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

A creative combination of color and black-and-white photography helps to establish a unusual atmosphere for this story of two brothers, Hunter and Kennedy, who are newsreel cameramen for competing companies. The story takes place between the years 1949 and 1956, a period of great social and political change in Australia, which influences not only the stories...read more

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Newsfront - Official Trailer
01:50 — Written and directed by acclaimed filmmaker Phillip Noyce (PATRIOT GAMES, DEAD CALM), NEWSFRONT tells the story of the previously unsung newsreel came (more…)
(Movie Clip) You Are The Enemy
Director Phillip Noyce moving from his comprehensive framing with newsreel footage to original black & white in Australia, 1946, where newsman Len (Bi (more…)
(Movie Clip) Best Country In The World
Australia ca. 1946, brothers and somewhat rival newsmen Len (Bill Hunter) and Frank (Gerard Kennedy) have a tense chat in a bar then at a screening, i (more…)

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  • Released: 1978
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A creative combination of color and black-and-white photography helps to establish a unusual atmosphere for this story of two brothers, Hunter and Kennedy, who are newsreel cameramen for competing companies. The story takes place between the years 1949 and… (more)

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