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Political football

56 min Documentary 2005 Credits Writer: James Middleton Director: James Middleton Producers: Ian Collie and Michael Cordell Narrator: Collin Friels Production Company: Hilton Cordell Productions Synopsis The story of six Wallabies, who after touring South Africa in 1969, realised that playing international rugby against South Africa would be condoning apartheid. Political Football pays homage to a group of relatively unknown Australian sportsmen, who dared to swim against the current, and sacrificed their personal ambitions for the sake of principle. Production Finance: A Hilton Cordell production with assistance from the Film Finance Corporation for ABC Australia.

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56 min Documentary 2005 Credits Writer: James Middleton Director: James Middleton Producers: Ian Collie and Michael Cordell Narrator: Collin Friels Production Company: Hilton Cordell Productions Synopsis The story of six Wallabies, who after touring South Africa in 1969, realised that playing international rugby against South Africa would be condoning apartheid. Political Football pays homage to a group of relatively unknown Australian sportsmen, who dared to swim against the current, and sacrificed their personal ambitions for the sake of principle. Production Finance: A Hilton Cordell production with assistance from the Film Finance Corporation for ABC Australia.