Directed by Kate Woods
Six Australian soldiers are transformed from carefree
boys to men fighting for survival when they are captured by the Japanese and
forced to endure the brutality of prison camp life. Their friendship gets
them through, but the horrifying memories persist decades later when they
gather for a reunion. A superior television mini-series. "One of the finest
pieces of drama ever produced in this country" (The Australian).
Starring Stephen Curry, Leon Ford and Anthony Hayes. Three-tape set.
Two-disc set. 348 minutes.