Who’ll Stop the Rain (1978)

Introduction Who’ll Stop the Rain is a 1978 American crime film directed by Karel Reisz and starring Nick Nolte, Tuesday Weld, Michael Moriarty, and Anthony Zerbe. The screenplay was by Judith Rascoe and Robert Stone, based on Stone’s novel Dog Soldiers (1974). Outline The film opens in Saigon at the height of the Vietnam War.… Read More

Under the Wire (2018)

Introduction In 2012, Sunday Times war correspondent, Marie Colvin and photographer, Paul Conroy arrived in Syria to tell the story of civilians trapped in Homs, a city under siege and relentless military attack from the Syrian army. Outline On 13 February 2012 war-correspondent Marie Colvin and photographer Paul Conroy entered war-ravaged Syria to cover the… Read More

Capturing Lee Miller (2020)

Introduction Vogue model, artist’s muse, fearless war photographer: Lee Miller had many lives. Built on images of Lee and by Lee, the documentary explores a pioneering female artist who broke taboos and defied expectations. Originally known as Lee Miller – A Life on the Front Line. Outline Best known for her self-portrait in Hitler’s bath,… Read More

Deadline Gallipoli: The Full Story (2015)

Introduction Deadline Gallipoli is an Australian television drama mini-series, first screened on Foxtel’s Showcase channel on 19 and 20 April 2015. Outline Presented by Sam Worthington, this documentary takes a looki at the crucial role that war correspondents played in helping bring an end to the ill fated Gallipoli campaign. Deadline Gallipoli Series Part 01.… Read More

Deadline Gallipoli (2015): Part 02

Introduction Deadline Gallipoli is an Australian television drama mini-series, first screened on Foxtel’s Showcase channel on 19 and 20 April 2015. Outline After witnessing the futile brutality of Gallipoli for months, the journalists are determined to get the truth out about the disastrous campaign. Cast Joel Jackson as Charles Bean. Sam Worthington as Phillip Schuler.… Read More

Deadline Gallipoli (2015): Part 01

Introduction Deadline Gallipoli is an Australian television drama mini-series, first screened on Foxtel’s Showcase channel on 19 and 20 April 2015. Outline Three journalists land with the troops at Gallipoli in 1915, but are forbidden to report on the catastrophic campaign unfolding before them. Cast Joel Jackson as Charles Bean. Sam Worthington as Phillip Schuler.… Read More

Deadline Gallipoli Overview (2015)

Introduction Deadline Gallipoli is an Australian television drama mini-series, first screened on Foxtel’s Showcase channel on 19 and 20 April 2015. Outline The two-part series explores the Gallipoli Campaign from the point of view of war correspondents Ellis Ashmead-Bartlett, Charles Bean, Keith Murdoch, and Phillip Schuler. The series is accompanied by the 2015 documentary, Deadline… Read More