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Screening Anzacs - film and television representations of the Anzac experience of the Great War.

National Army Museum free lunchtime lectures.

The Anzac soldier in the Great War has been characterised in films and television from 1919 through to the present day. Connelly will discuss films such as ‘Tell England’ (1931), Peter Weir’s iconic ‘Gallipoli’ (1981) starring Mel Gibson and the 1985 television series, ‘Anzacs’, before concluding with a brief look at the most recent reinvention, ‘Anzac Girls’ (2015).
Professor Mark Connelly is an academic and writer with an interest in the media and military history.


Professor Mark Connelly | talks | www


Date and Time:

7 September 2015 at 12:30 pm





Army & Navy Club
36-39 Pall Mall
020 7730 0717

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