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The Opening Ceremony of the 1980 Moscow Olympics as Televised by HSV Channel 7

Australia, 1983 (MIFF 1987)

Director: Philip Brophy

"A textual reconstruction of the televising of the 1980 Moscow Olympics Opening Ceremony." Philip Brophy

Blow-up of 1980 Super 8.

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