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Abortion in a 1930s Shoe Factory


A film set in a 1930s shoe factory. A young girl is forced to continue working all day at her machine whilst her body slowly aborts after a secret visit to a backyard abortionist

AFTRS Student Key Creative Crew

Festivals & Awards

  • AFI Awards - Melbourne. Ross King (Best Black and white Photography). David Stiven (Best Editing).
  • Adelaide Film Festival. Adelaide. Gillian Armstrong. ($100 Prize for Quality).


The Australian Film Television and Radio School would like to acknowledge the Traditional Owners, the Bidjigal people and Gadigal people of the Eora Nation, on whose land we meet, work, study and teach. We pay our respects to Elders past and present, and extend our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people from all nations of this land.