Why Anzac with Sam Neill

Sam Neill confronts the Anzac Century through the lens of his family’s military tradition. He uncovers forgotten truths that reveal the power of the enduring myth of Anzac that still haunts Australia and New Zealand’s histories.

Why Anzac with Sam Neill

90′ Documentary

Sam Neill confronts the Anzac Century through the lens of his family’s military tradition. He uncovers forgotten truths that reveal the power of the enduring myth of Anzac that still haunts Australia and New Zealand’s histories.

Filmed in a score of international locations and against a background of continuing turmoil, Sam’s sharing of poignant, intimate stories suggests the universality of our need to remember in ways that may offer redemption.

Production Credits

Director – Kriv Stenders

Writers – Alan Erson , Owen Hughes

Producer – Alan Erson  Owen Hughes, Aline Jacques

Executive Producers – Chris Hilton, Sam Neill

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