Amy! (1980)

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  • The Eleventh Hour Alternative


Analysis of the exploits and image of Amy Johnson, the first woman to fly solo to Australia. Begins with newsreel footage of her arrival followed by a discussion in a women's group as to what 'heroic' images mean for women and a dramatic reconstruction of events from Amy Johnson's domestic life.

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