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THE LEGEND OF DAMIEN PARER

Australia, 1963 (MIFF 1966, Damien Parer Retrospective Programme)

Director: Gil Brealey

This carefully compiled television film presents Parer as seen by his contemporaries, and includes some examples of his work.

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