Witches & Faggots,
Dykes & Poofters
“...an incredible Australian gay liberation movement captured on film, restoration by National Film & Sound Archive”
DATE: 11 Mar 2018
TIME: 5:00 pm
LOCATION: New Farm Cinemas
Director Digby Duncan and the One in Seven collective
Genre Retrospective, Documentary
Run Time 45min
Awards & Screenings
Mardi Gras Film Festival 2017
Source National Film and Sound Archive
Documenting the police brutality and the events and political action that unfolded afterwards, Witches & Faggots, Dykes & Poofters hears from those directly affected, now proudly known as ‘the 78ers’.
Witches & Faggots, Dykes & Poofters has undergone a 2K digital restoration as part of the National Film and Sound Archive Restores program which ensures important films such as this are preserved at the highest standards, making them available to cinema audiences once again.