Brazen Hussies (2020)

Brazen Hussies (2020)

Brazen Hussies (2020)

Documentary chronicling the Women’s Liberation Movement (1965 -1975) in Australia. Interweaves archival footage, personal photographs and personal accounts from activists to show how a daring and diverse group of women joined forces to defy the status quo, demand equality and create profound social change.

2020Rating: M90 minsAustralia
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Brazen Hussies (2020) / Reviews

Flicks

Flicks, Travis Johnson

A raucous, informative and joyous account of a crucial decade in the struggle for equal rights.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

A lively and funny documentary history of the women's liberation movement in Australia, concentrating on the 1970s, when the battles were at their most intense.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Covering domestic violence, equal pay and childcare battles, it also reminds us change can be glacial.

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FilmInk

FilmInk

A good resource for schools and for anyone interested in social history and in Australia more generally.

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