The War You Don’t See

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The War You Don’t See


Raffertys Theatre


08 December 2018

Event Type

Cinema Screening

The War You Don’t See investigates the role and responsibilities that the media, journalism and honest reporting has in war. As weapons and propaganda become even more sophisticated, the nature of war is developing into an ‘electronic battlefield’ in which journalists play a key role and civilians are the victims. In a time of war, who is the real enemy?

This session will include a special introduction from Robert Love AM, Director of Riverside Theatres. 

Date & Time: Saturday 8 December at 5pm
Classification: M15+
Year: 2010

Single Sessions
Riverside Members and 30 Club Free
Single Tickets Adults $15 Concession $12

Festival Four Pack $45 choose any four films from the festival excluding opening and closing events
Festival Pass $99 see as many films as you can (minimum five) during the festival excluding opening and closing events

Presented in partnership with

Writer: John Pilger
Producer/Directors: John Pilger, Alan Lowery
Production Company: Dartmouth Films
Executive Producer: Christopher Hird
Film Editor: Joe Frost
Line Producer: Sandra Leeming
Archive Producer: Ursula Riley
Director of Photography: Rupert Binsley
Sound: Zubin Sorash, Tom Hart-George, Matt Turner
Graphics: Mark Wellband
Original Music: Sacha Puttnam

Download the film notes for The War You Don’t See 

The War You Don’t See Film Notes

Ticket Options

Riverside Members $Free
30 Club $Free
Adults $15
Concession $12
Festival Four Pack $45
Festival Pass $99
Transaction fees apply
Screen $1.65


97 minutes

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