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(S)truth: Metric Time

Australia, 2003 (MIFF 2003, Fiction)

Director: Michelle Warner

Made in 1994, this French Government video was intended for distribution amongst Foreign Affairs Departments in English-speaking countries. It reveals how the French Department of the Interior proposed the global introduction of the revolutionary Metric Time system.

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